Ahead of his first official game as Super Eagles’ manager, Head Coach, Sunday Oliseh has invited 23 home – based professionals who will kick –start preparations for next month’s 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier away to Tanzania.
At the head of the pack is Warri Wolves’ forward Gbolahan Salami, who scored one of the goals when the Eagles opened the race with a 2-0 win over Chad in Kaduna in June. There are also regular faces like Solomon Kwambe and Nelson Ogbonnaya.
According to thenff. com, Oliseh has also called a handful of players of the U-23 squad who survived a stern test in Pointe Noire on Sunday to qualify for the African U-23 Championship finals, alongside former junior international goalkeepers Olufemi Thomas and Ikechukwu Ezenwa, as well as a number of new faces, led by top scorer in the Glo NPFL race, Tunde Adeniji of Sunshine Stars. Read more
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