After playing out a tough 0-0 draw in Tuesday's international friendly, Nigeria and Uganda partied together in Asaba.
In scenes that were in stark contrast to what had transpired at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, the Super Eagles took to the dance floor with Paul Okoye [of the defunct hip hop duo P-Square] belting out music.
About last night. Players and officials of the Super Eagles and Cranes of Uganda slugging it out on the dance floor at the reception organized for both teams by Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in Asaba, Tuesday night. pic.twitter.com/aCtSQsVgDO— 🇳🇬 Super Eagles (@NGSuperEagles) November 21, 2018
Earlier, the Cranes of Uganda gave Gernot Rohr's men a taste of how they qualified for the 2019 African Cup of Nations with their rearguard unbreached.
Nigeria, in control of the proceedings, were constantly met by resistance from a physical, disciplined east Africans that ensured the three-time African champion ended 2018 with a stalemate.
Days ago, a 1-1 stalemate with South Africa helped them return to the Afcon finals after missing out on two previous editions.