April 2, 2023



Coach Salisu names Tremendous Eagles B for Costa Rica pleasant

Head Coach Salisu Yusuf has picked goalkeeper Kayode Bankole, utility participant Dominion Ohaka and midfielder Afeez Nosiru as a part of an 18-man squad to function for Nigeria towards the A crew of Costa Rica in a global pleasant in San Jose subsequent week.

The Tremendous Eagles will confront the Senior Nationwide Group of Costa Rica in a prestigious worldwide pleasant within the nation’s capital on ninth November. NFF’s FIFA Match Agent, Jairo Pachon of Eurodata Sport mentioned the three-time African champions have been invited to the central American nation as a part of main actions to ship forth the Los Ticos to the FIFA World Cup finals in Qatar.

Yusuf picked goalkeepers Bankole and Nathaniel Nwosu (U23 crew first alternative), defenders Daniel Bameyi, Chidiebere Nwobodo and Evans Ogbonda, midfielders Nosiru and Qudus Akanni and forwards Sunday Faleye and Edidiong Ezekiel, amongst others.

The sport, scheduled for the Nationwide Stadium in San Jose, will kick off at 8pm Costa Rica time on Wednesday, ninth November (which is 3am, tenth November in Nigeria).

The Nigeria crew has been coaching on the Lekan Salami Stadium, Ibadan for the previous week, and is scheduled to fly in another country to Costa Rica on Saturday, fifth November.


Kayode Bankole, Nathaniel Nwosu, Daniel Bameyi, Samuel Kalu, Chidiebere Nwobodo, Mustapha Jibrin, Evans Ogbonda, Afeez Nosiru, Samson Paul, Daniel Wotlai, Ezekiel Edidiong, Dominion Ohaka, Qudus Akanni, Shina Akinniran, Sunday Faleye, Jerry Alex, Isaiah Ejeh, Suleiman Garba.

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