Many say Nigeria’s U23 national team have been handed a tough draw as they bid to reach the men's Olympic football tournament in Brazil next year 2016
Dream team VI will face Algeria, Mali and Egypt in Group B of the Africa Under-23 Cup of Nations in Senegal from 28 November to 12 December.
And Samson Siasia, coach of the Nigeria has set out to assemble what may the most enterprising squad, similar to the Gold medal winning 1996 team. Players like Kelechi Iheanacho, Alex Iwobi, Godwin Sokari, Taiwo Awoniyi, Isaac Success are expected to be part of the team that will be going to sensgal.
Meanwhile, Hosts Senegal will play South Africa, Zambia and Tunisia in Group A.
Only the top three sides at the tournament will qualify for next year's Games in Rio. Now see the Nigeria U23 Fixtures below:
Mali Vs Nigeria
Venue: Stade Caroline Faye, M’Bour
Date: Novenber 29, 2015
Nigeria Vs Egypt
Venue: Stade Caroline Faye M’Bour
Date: December 2, 2015
Algeria Vs Nigeria
Venue: Stade Leopold Sedar Senghor Dakar
Date: December 5, 2015