Workforce officers stated Southampton midfielder Joe Aribo was not dropped by the Tremendous Eagles however he as a substitute requested to be disregarded of the friendlies in opposition to Algeria in order to get some relaxation.
The Tremendous Eagles will play two matches in opposition to Algeria on Friday and September 27.
“Aribo could be very a lot a part of Jose Peseiro’s plans,” an official stated.
“He was not dropped for the matches in opposition to Algeria as a result of the participant requested to be excused for him to take some relaxation after his current switch to the Premier League in England.”
Alex Iwobi will likely be anticipated to play a extra attacking position in midfield, whereas Wilfred Ndidi, Frank Onyeka and uncapped Raphael Onyedika will jostle for the defensive midfield positions.