Super Eagles Head Coach, Gernot Rohr has named his 24-man provisional squad to face the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone in their AFCON 2021 qualifiers double-header, on March 27th & March 31st, 2020.
The Full Squad:
Goalkeepers: Daniel Akpeyi (Kaizer Chiefs), Ikechukwu Ezenwa (Heartland), Maduka Okoye (Fortuna Dusseldorf).
Defenders: William Troost-Ekong (Udinese), Abdullahi Shehu (Bursaspor), Ola Aina (Torino), Chidozie Awaziem (Leganes), Kenneth Omeruo (Leganes), Jamilu Collins (Paderborn), Semi Ajayi (West Brom), Kingsley Ehizibue (Koln), Leon Balogun (Wigan).
Midfielders: Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester City), Oghenekaro Etebo (Getafe), Joe aribo (Rangers), Alex Iwobi (Everton), Ramon Azeez (Granada).
Forwards: Victor Osimhen (LOSC Lille), Ahmed Musa (Al Nassr), Moses Simon (FC Nantes), Samuel Kalu (Bordeaux), Samuel Chukwueze (Villarreal), Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester City), Cyriel dessers (Heracles Almelo).
The squad sees foreign-born stars, Cyriel Dessers (of Heracles Almelo) and Kingsley Ihezibue (of FC Koln) bith handed their first Super Eagles callups. Oghenekaro Etebo & Kelechi Iheancho also return to the squad after missing the previous two selections.
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