England to host Costa Rica and Nigeria in World Cup warm-ups

Nigeria’s friendly against England sealed to hold in Wembley

England will play worldwide friendlies against Nigeria and Costa Rica ahead of the World Cup finals in Russian Federation, the Football Association (FA) announced on Wednesday (Jan 10).

England will host Nigeria at Wembley on June 2 before playing against Costa Rica five days later at Leeds United Stadium, Elland Road.

"We're going into a World Cup where we will play African and Central American oppositions, so the games against Nigeria and Costa Rica would be good for us".

"We want to expose the team to different styles and different experiences", he said.

England's final World Cup group game is against Belgium.

Nigeria came from two goals down to defeat two-time world champions Argentina 4-2 in that match in Krasnodar on November 14, 2017.

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"This is good news for myself and the entire team".

Southgate's side have also scheduled March friendlies against Netherlands and Italy, both of whom failed to qualify for the World Cup finals. England are very strong now and I believe they will give us a very good match.

The Three Lions's first game in Russian Federation will be against Tunisia on 18 June.

According to him, the match is now confirmed and sealed and it is going to be a big match between two countries of remarkable historical affinity and similarities. "It's nice when we have an opportunity to take the team on the road".

The Super Eagles's friendly schedule includes a match against Poland in Warsaw on March 23 and two other fixtures against as-yet unannounced opposition on March 27 and May 27.

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