Head Coach José Santos Peseiro has opted for captain Ahmed Musa, deputy captain William Ekong and 23 different gamers to tackle former African champions Algeria in a world pleasant match within the Algerian city of Oran on Tuesday, twenty seventh September.
As a consequence of harm considerations, two main strikers – Victor Osimhen and Sadiq Umar is dominated out.
Additionally referred to as are goalkeepers Francis Uzoho and Maduka Okoye, defenders Kenneth Omeruo, Chidozie Awaziem and Calvin Bassey, midfielders Wilfred Ndidi and Alex Iwobi, and forwards Moses Simon, Samuel Chukwueze, Taiwo Awoniyi and Cyriel Dessers.
Solely Richard Onyedika, of Belgian high group, Membership Brugge, is a brand new face within the group. Germany –based mostly defender Kevin Akpoguma additionally returns to the fold.
Three –time African champions Nigeria and two-time African champions Algeria conflict on the 40,000 Stade Olympique in Oran on Tuesday, twenty seventh September, with the invited gamers anticipated to confluence within the metropolis of Constantine on Monday, nineteenth September.
ALL THE INVITED PLAYERS:
Goalkeepers: Francis Uzoho, Maduka Okoye, Adeleye Adebayo
Defenders: William Ekong, Kenneth Omeruo, Chidozie Awaziem, Olaoluwa Aina, Calvin Bassey, Zaidu Sanusi, Kevin Akpoguma, Leon Balogun
Midfielders: Wilfred Ndidi, Frank Onyeka, Alex Iwobi, Richard Onyedika
Forwards: Ahmed Musa, Kelechi Iheanacho, Moses Simon, Samuel Chukwueze, Ademola Lookman, Henry Onyekuru, Taiwo Awoniyi, Chidera Ejuke, Cyriel Dessers, Terem Moffi