The Super Eagles of Nigeria interim coach, Samson Siasia, has invited 42 players for camping towards the double header AFCON qualifier against the Pharaohs of Egypt coming up later this month. The first leg of the encounter will take place on the 25th of March in Kaduna, and the return leg in Egypt 4 days later. 22 home-based players and 20 foreign-based players have been invited by the coach for the matches.
The home-based players called are:
Goalkeepers: Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Olufemi Thomas and Emmanuel Daniel.
Defenders: Kalu Orji, Chibuzor Okonkwo, Mathew Etim, Austin Oboroakpo, Sincere Seth, Segun Oduduwa, Chima Akas, Chris Madaki and Oke Ogogatewho.
Midfielders: Ifeanyi Mathew, Usman Mohammed, Etebo Oghenekaro, Yau Hassan, Stanley Dimgba
Forwards: Ezekiel Bassey, Prince Aggrey, Bright Onyedikachi, Chisom Chikatara and Godwin Obaje.
The foreign-based players called are:
Goalkeepers: Carl Ikeme and Daniel Akpeyi
Defenders: Efe Ambrose, Abdullahi Shehu, Elderson Echiejile, Stanley Amuzie, Godfrey Oboabona and Kenneth Omeruo.
Midfielders: Ogenyi Onazi, Mikel Obi, Kelechi Iheanacho and Azubuike Okechukwu
Forwards: Ahmed Musa, Moses Simon, Victor Moses, Aminu Umar, Odion Ighalo, Aaron Samuel, Alex Iwobi and Fanendo Adi.