Nigeria vs Egypt: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

The Super Eagles will be hoping to commence their Africa Cup of Nations preparations with a win against the Pharaohs on Tuesday

Nigeria begin their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations preparations with a clash versus Egypt on Tuesday evening.

Gernot Rohr’s men will be confident of claiming a win against the north Africans following on from their 3-1 triumph over Seychelles on Friday.

The Pharaohs, meanwhile, will take confidence from their 1-1 draw with the Super Eagles in their last visit to Nigeria.

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While Rohr’s squad boasts of some quality, such as Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi, Egypt are without their star man Mohamed Salah.

Game Nigeria vs Egypt
Date Tuesday, March 26
Time 6:00pm WAT

TV Channel, Live Stream & How To Watch

In the United States (US), the game will be broadcast on Univision Deportes En Vivo and can be livestreamed on the ESPNEWS platform.

Nigeria TV channel Online stream
SuperSport 9, AIT ESPN+

In the United Kingdom (UK), the game will be broadcast on ITV and can be streamed online via ITV's website.

UK TV channel Online stream
ITV ITV online

Squads & Team News

Position Nigeria squad
Goalkeepers Francis Uzoho, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Daniel Akpeyi
Defenders Olaoluwa Aina, Abdullahi Shehu, Valentine Ozornwafor, Chidozie Awaziem, William Ekong, Leon Balogun, Kenneth Omeruo, Jamilu Collins
Midfielders Semi Ajayi, Wilfred Ndidi, Oghenekaro Etebo, John Ogu
Forwards Ahmed Musa, Victor Osimhen, Moses Simon, Henry Onyekuru, Odion Ighalo, Alex Iwobi, Samuel Kalu, Paul Onuachu

Confirmed Nigeria starting XI:  Akpeyi, Shehu, Balogun, Ekong, Jamilu, Ndidi, Ogu, Simon, Onyekuru, Iwobi, Onuachu

Position Egypt squad

Mahmoud Gennesh, Mahmoud Abou-Gabal,Ahmed El-Shennawy, Amer Amer


Omar Gaber, Mohamed Hany, Ali Gabr, Mahmoud Alaa, Baher El-Mohamady, Ahmed Ayman Mansour, Karim Hafez, Ahmed Aboul-Fotouh


Amr El-Sulaya, Mohamed Elneny, Tarek Hamed , Ali Ghazal,Mohamed Nabil ‘Dunga’

Forwards Ahmed Hassan Kouka, Salah Mohsen, Mostafa Mohamed

Confirmed Egypt starting XI: Genesh, Gaber, Alaa, El Mohamady, Abo El Folouh, Hamed, Elneny, Gaber, Trezeguet, Mohsen, Mohamed

Betting & Match Odds

Nigeria are the odds-on favourites at 1.98 with Nairabet . Egypt are meanwhile at 3.90 while a draw is priced at 2.95

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