Lagos - Nigerian football fans can look forward to watching an El'Clasico featuring FC Barcelona and Real Madrid live in the flesh after La Liga President, Javier Tebas announced that the two teams will soon be touring Nigeria, Vanguard reports.
Tebas made the announcement at the opening of the official Nigeria La Liga office in Abuja.
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This follows a collaborative agreement between the League Management Company of Nigeria (LMC) and the Spanish league organisers that Tebas claims would be mutually beneficial to both leagues.
He added that many Nigerians had graced La Liga pitches for a long time and that this agreement would only see more plying their trade in Spain.
Tebas said that the already scheduled match between the Nigerian Premier League stars and their Spanish counterparts was evidence of the benefits of the collaboration.
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- News24 Nigeria