Spanish club Atletico Madrid have landed in Uyo ahead of their friendly against Nigeria on Tuesday evening at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo.
The Diego Simone lead Europa League Champions arrived the country on Monday evening via the Ibom International airport as the team was cheered and entertained by some traditional dance group on arrival.
Los Rojiblancos are set for a showdown with the Salisu Yusuf’s tutored Super Eagles team B in the inaugural edition of GOtv MAX Cup billed for the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium on Tuesday.
Atletico Madrid team in Uyo include notable and familiar names like Fernando Torres, Jan Oblak, Thomas Partey, Kelvin Gameiro, club Captain Gabi, Vitolo, Corea and some youngsters.
The Nigeria against Atletico Madrid friendly match comes up on Tuesday at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo and kick off time is 6pm. The match will be shown on GOtv SuperSport Select channel 4.