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Mikel Obi Not Listed As Victor Moses, Musa, And Others Are Named For Friendly Matches… Full List

by Oba Samuel
Mikel Obi Not Listed As Victor Moses, Musa, And Others Are Named For Friendly Matches... Full List

Mikel Obi Not Listed As Victor Moses, Musa, And Others Are Named For Friendly Matches… Full List

In preparation for the World Cup qualification tie with Cameroun,Super Eagles of Nigeria is set to play an international friendly against Burkina Faso and Senegal in London. Some of the players listed by the technical Adviser-Gernot Rohr were  goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, midfielder Ogenyi Onazi and forwards Ahmed Musa and Kelechi Iheanacho .The amazing thing here is the non-inclusion of John Mikel Obi. Mikel Obi Not Listed As Victor Moses, Musa, And Others Are Named For Friendly Matches… Full List

 

As reported by newshelm, also included are home –based goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa, defenders Leon Balogun and William Ekong, midfielders Wilfred Ndidi and Oghenekaro Etebo and forwards Victor Moses, Alex Iwobi and Moses Simon.Mikel Obi Not Listed As Victor Moses, Musa, And Others Are Named For Friendly Matches… Full List
Experienced left back Elderson Echiejile, Portugal –based Chidozie Awaziem, Israel –based John Ogu and Watford FC of England forward Isaac Success are also called.

Germany –based forward Noah Joel Bazee and Holland –based defender Tyronne Ebuehi will join up with the squad for the first time, while youngster Victor Osimhen, record top scorer at the FIFA U17 World Cup, returns. Mikel Obi Not Listed As Victor Moses, Musa, And Others Are Named For Friendly Matches… Full List

The Super Eagles will be up against Senegal’s Teranga Lions on Thursday, 23rd March before taking on the Etalons of Burkina Faso four days later. Both matches will be played at The Hive, home ground of Barnet Football Club. Mikel Obi Not Listed As Victor Moses, Musa, And Others Are Named For Friendly Matches… Full List

THE FULL LIST

Goalkeepers: Carl Ikeme (Wolverhampton Wanderers, England); Daniel Akpeyi (Chippa United, South Africa); Ikechukwu Ezenwa (FC IfeanyiUbah)

Defenders: Leon Balogun (FSV Mainz 05, Germany); William Paul Ekong (KAA Gent, Belgium); Kenneth Omeruo (Alanyaspor FC, Turkey); Uche Henry Agbo (Granada FC, Spain); Abdullahi Shehu (Anorthosis Famagusta, Cyprus); Musa Muhammed (FC Zeljeznicar, Bosnia Herzegovina); Tyronne Ebuehi (ADO Den Haag, The Netherlands); Elderson Echiejile (Sporting Gijon, Spain); Kingsley Madu (Zulte Waregem, Belgium); Chidozie Awaziem (FC Porto, Portugal)

Midfielders: Ogenyi Onazi (Trabzonspor FC, Turkey); Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester City, England); Oghenekaro Etebo (CD Feirense, Portugal); John Ogu (Hapoel Be’er Sheva, Israel)

Forwards: Ahmed Musa (Leicester City, England); Kelechi Iheanacho (Manchester City, England); Moses Simon (KAA Gent, Belgium); Victor Moses (Chelsea FC, England); Alex Iwobi (Arsenal FC, England); Isaac Success (Watford FC, England); Noah Joel Bazee (Hannover 96, Germany); Victor Osimhen (Wolfsburg FC, Germany)

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