Africa champion Nigeria have being invited to play an eight nation pre-world cup tournament in the United State of America.
The tournament which is organised by the Major League Soccer and tagged ''Road To Brazil'' also include six nations going to the world cup such as,reigning world champions, Spain who Nigeria played in the FIFA Confederation cup in 2013, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Nigeria opponent in Group f of the world cup, Ivory Coast, Greece, Honduras and host United State of America.
Bolivia and El Salvador will also compete in the tournament despite not qualifying for the world cup.
The tournament is expected to be played between May 27 and June 10 and will be
organized by Soccer United Marketing, the league's commercial arm.
The FIFA World cup in Brazil will commence on the 12th of June 2014 with Brazil taking on Group A opponents Croatia, in the opening match.