Algeria add Armenia to list of World Cup warm-up games

Algeria football team
Algeria football team

World Cup finalists Algeria have added another friendly international to their World Cup preparations ahead of Brazil 2014.

The Algerian Football Federation said in a statement on Sunday that the Desert Foxes will play Armenia in a warm-up game in Geneva on 31 May.

The match will be one of three fixtures they have planned before Algeria head to Brazil,.

The North Africans will be in Group H with Belgium, Russia and South Korea.

Algeria will be aiming to reach the knock-out stages of global football's showpiece event for the first time.

They have already set up a warm-up game with Romania in Geneva on 4 June.

Algeria will also host Slovenia in Blida on Wednesday as they begin the build-up to their second successive World Cup appearance.