Keshi invites 24 Nigeria based players for Kenyan match

Nigeria will play against Kenya on March 23.

The Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi, has unveiled a list of 24 Nigeria based professionals players who will be joined later by their foreign based counterparts for the World Cup qualifier against the Harambee Stars of Kenya, scheduled for March 23 in Calabar, Cross River State.

“The full list of foreign based professionals will be unveiled on Thursday morning by the team’s technical crew, Keshi has made plans to ensure that only fit and ready players will be invited for the clash against Harambee Stars of Kenya,” team Secretary, Dayo Enebi Achor, said.

The team will as usual be camped at Bolton White Apartment, Zone 7 in Abuja from Sunday, March 10, from where they will be joined by foreign based players next week for the trip to Calabar, venue of the encounter.

Below is the full list of invited home based players for the game against Kenya in Calabar.

Goalkeepers: AGBIM Chigozie (Rangers), AKPEYI Daniel (Heartland), AJIBOYE Dele (3SC)

Defenders: Egwueke Azubuike (Warri Wolves), Papa Idris (Kano Pillars), Zango Umar (Kano Pillars), Oboabona Godfrey (Sunshine Stars), Kwambe Solomon (Sunshine Stars), Chibuzo Okonkwo (Rangers), Ezekiel bassey (Lobi Stars), Benjamin Francis (Heartland), Zubaru Muhammed (Tornadoes).

Midfielders and Forwards: Mba Sunday (Nigeria), Gabriel Ruben (Kano Pillars), Gambo Muhammed (Kano Pillars), Ubale Mannir (Kano Pillars), Pius Samson (Ranchers Bees), Ohanduku Gomo (Sharks), Obinna Nwanchukwu (Heartland), Saka Ayo (Enyimba), Jiya Muhammed (Bayelsa Fc), Emeka Ezeh (Rangers), Anthony Okputu (Lobi Stars), Adepoju Taofeek (3SC).

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