Super Eagles meet FIFA World Cup mascot

Super Eagles of Nigeria

Super Eagles coaches and players had the privilege of meeting with the 2018 FIFA World Cup mascot, Zabivaka, on Tuesday.

The mascot represents a characteristic feature such as costume, flora and fauna of the host country, Russia.

More frequently one or more anthropomorphic characters is targeted at children with cartoon shows and other merchandise released to coincide with the competition.

Currently in the Eastern European nation preparing for the international friendly clash with Argentina, the three-time African champions took out some time to hang out with Zabivaka.

Also, the Eagles and some members of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) took part in the World Cup trophy tour at the Krasnodar stadium, venue of the clash with the South American giants.

Kickoff for the much-anticipated match between both sides is 5 pm (Nigerian time) on Tuesday.