Samson Siasia’s men will begin their quest for Olympic glory against Japan
Nigeria’s Dream Team VI has been drawn in Group B at the Rio 2016 Olympics alongside Sweden, Colombia and Japan.
Rio 2016 male football tournament draws
Group A: Brazil, South Africa, Iraq, Denmark
Group B: Sweden, Colombia, Nigeria, Japan
Group C: Fiji, South Korea, Mexico, Germany
Group D; Honduras, Algeria, Portugal, Argentina
Meanwhile, ahead of the games, billed for August 4 to 20, head coach of the Nigeria u-23, Samson Siasia has invited 30 players to camp in preparation for the men’s football tournament of this year’s Olympic Games, taking place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.