Libya played out a 0-0 draw with South Africa in their second Group E game (image courtesy Twitter)

Libya have chosen to arrive in Nigeria on Friday, one day to the first of their back-to-back 2019 Africa Cup of Nations clashes with Nigeria in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state.

The Super Eagles will first take on the Libyans on Saturday, 13 October, at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, before confronting them in the reverse fixture in Tunisia.

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The Mediterranean Knights had earlier informed the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) of their intent to arrive in the country on Thursday but later changed the date.

Concise News understands that Libya’s delegation would arrive at the Ibom International Airport, Uyo, aboard a chartered aircraft.