Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz will take on  Saudi Arabia on October 7 at the King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

The Arab sovereign state has already booked a spot in next year’s FIFA World Cup following a second place finish behind Japan in their group.

Saudi Arabia participated in  four World Cups – 1994, 1998, 2002 and 2006.

President of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF), Michael Ricketts said regarding the game – “This is an indication of our intent to continue seeking high quality international friendly games for the senior team. This level of opposition provides an opportunity for the players and technical team to continue the rebuilding of a successful Reggae Boyz team”.

National Senior team coach Theodore Whitmore also voiced his approval of the scheduled encounter saying”I anticipate a highly competitive fixture which is excellent for our plans moving forward”.

Jamaica’s head to head record against Saudi Arabia stands at 1 win, 1 draw and a defeat.

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Jamaica's Reggae Boyz will take on  Saudi Arabia on October 7 at the King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.The Arab sovereign state has already booked a spot in next year's FIFA World Cup following a second place finish behind Japan in their group.Saudi Arabia participated in  four World...

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