According to Colin Udoh, the former media officer of the Super Eagles, the North African players even brought along pillows.
Algeria arrived with a chartered flight late Thursday evening and were received by top officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
Algeria’s delegation was led by FAF president, Mohamed Raouraoua.
The national team of Algeria arrived Nigeria with their own supply of food, water and beddings.
They were booked into the Le Meridian Hotel, where the Super Eagles are also staying and will train tomorrow at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium by.
New coach, Georges Leekens, has touched down with an injury-hit squad for the fixture.
Ryad Boudebouz is ruled out, while Napoli defender Faouzi Ghoulam remains a huge doubt as he has been battling a groin problem. But he travelled with the team
Saturday’s match will kick off at 5pm local time.