Aside from Qatar, Nigeria will also do battles with the US and Ukraine in Group D of the competition.
The Nigerian team finished runners-up on two occasions – 1985 and 2005 -and the team’s coach, Paul Aigbogun, hopes his side can go a step better in Poland.
Qatar Vs Nigeria: Team News
“We are here to do our best and to make Nigeria proud,” he said on Thursday during the pre-match press conference.
“No team is a small team anymore and Qatar are not any different. We want to do our best and come out of the group.”
He added: “Our immediate aim is to win our first game and take it up from there. We have a few lads in the team that are new because we made a few changes to the team that played the African qualifiers. These players will hopefully add quality to the team.”
U-20 World Cup: What Time Is Qatar Vs Nigeria Match?
The Qatar vs Nigeria match at the U-20 World Cup in Poland is 5:00 pm (Nigerian/West African Time) on Friday, May 24, 2019.
U-20 World Cup: Where To Watch Qatar Vs Nigeria Match Live?
The Flying Eagles match vs Qatar will be broadcast live SuperSport 7 and will be played at the Stadion Miejski w Tychach, Tychy.