Nigeria vs CAR: 21 players arrive Super Eagles camp


At least 21 players have arrived the Super Eagles camp in Lagos, ahead of their 2022 World Cup qualifier against the Central African Republic.

The latest arrivals are Napoli striker Victor Osimhen and Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho.

Others in camp include Leganes defender Kenneth Omeruo and Cypriots-based duo of Shehu Abdullahi and Francis Uzoho, who arrived on Tuesday.

Those who got to camp earlier are CSKA Moscow dazzler Ejuke Chidera, goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi, Genk goal poacher Onuachu Paul, Bordeaux’s Samuel Kalu, and Germany-based duo of Kevin Akpoguma and Jamilu Collins.

Innocent Bonke, Chidozie Awaziem, new invitee Taiwo Awoniyi, vice-captain William Troost-Ekong, Brentford midfielder Frank Onyeka, and Rangers trio Leon Balogun, Joseph Aribo, and Calvin Bassey are also with the squad.

Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa and Torino’s Ola Aina have both reported to camp.

Sparta Rotterdam shot-stopper Maduka Okoye and Nantes ace Simon Moses are still being awaited.

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