2018 World Cup: Mikel, Moses, Iwobi Make Super Eagles List For Qualifier Clash With Zambia

at 06:42 PM, 26 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has released a list of 23 players, that will take on Zambia next week, in a 2018 World Cup qualifier in Uyo.

Captain John Mikel Obi, Odion Ighalo, Alex Iwobi are some of the names included.

Portugal-based goalkeeper Dele Alampasu could not make the list, alongside wing back Tyronne Ebuehi and South Africa-based Daniel Akpeyi.

The list comprises the same set of players who got four points off Cameroon during the last international week.

All invited players are to be in Uyo on Monday, October 2, 2017.

The full list of the invited players:

Daniel Akpeyi (Chippa United, South Africa); Ikechukwu Ezenwa (FC IfeanyiUbah); Ayodele Ajiboye (Plateau United FC)

Defenders: William Ekong (Bursaspor FC, Turkey); Abdullahi Shehu (Anorthosis Famagusta, Cyprus); Leon Balogun (FSV Mainz 05, Germany); Elderson Echiejile (Sivasspor FC, Turkey); Uche Agbo (Standard Liege, Belgium); Chidozie Awaziem (Nantes FC, France); Olaoluwa Aina (Hull City, England)

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

Forwards: Ahmed Musa (Leicester City, England); Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester City, England); Moses Simon (KAA Gent, Belgium); Alex Iwobi (Arsenal FC, England); Odion Ighalo (Chang Chun-Yatai, China); Victor Moses (Chelsea FC, England); Anthony Nwakaeme (Hapoel Be’er Sheva, Israel)

STANDBY: Dele Alampasu (Cesarense FC, Portugal); Tyronne Ebuehi (ADO Den Haag, The Netherlands); Aaron Samuel (CSKA Moscow, Russia); Afeez Aremu (Akwa United); Ifeanyi Ifeanyi (Akwa United)
tegonwa at 06:54 PM, 26 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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They Are Good Players.Nice To Hear That They Are There.Nawaa O!
ruthie at 06:56 PM, 26 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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fineboy77 at 06:58 PM, 26 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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Mikel should always be there because he has an extra motivation to be in Russia,we all know why
BournIdentity at 06:59 PM, 26 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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Once dem kpake dem.., dem don qualify fynish
Oworen25 at 09:26 PM, 26 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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This is the reason why i want us to pray for change.
Novic at 10:26 PM, 27 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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This is serious ooooo.... make person just dey observed, abeg I just dey waka pass
make I just dey waka pass
I will later comments jare
life must goes on
yawa_don_gas at 04:42 AM, 28 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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Why every I take naso I go dey see yawa? Please please why?
BournIdentity at 04:47 AM, 29 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes                                                                     
Oworen25 at 10:36 AM, 29 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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Well, if played well any team can win.
Oworen25 at 10:39 AM, 29 Sep 17 (4 months ago)
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Well, if played well any team can win.


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