Ahead of the international friendly match against Brazil U-23 team, the coaching crew of Nigeria U-23 Eagles has named FIFA U-17 World Cup all-time top scorer Victor Osimhen, Germany-based Taiwo Awoniyi and Tunisia-based Junior Ajayi to lead the battle against the South American giant.
Coach Siaisia on Friday unveiled a 20-man list which included nine home-based players and 11 foreign based players
for the friendly match billed for Thursday next week at the Kleber Andrade Stadium in Vitoria, Brazil.
The team is expected to depart for Brazil via South Africa from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on Sunday, aboard a South African Airways flight. On arrival in Sao Paulo, the Nigerian delegation will be flown to
Vitoria where they would be lodged at the Hotel Ilha Do Boi-Senac.
1. Emmanuel Daniel
2. Yusuf Mohammed
3. Sincere Seth
4. Segun Oduduwa
5. Chizoba Amaefule
6. Ndifreke Effiong
7. Stanley Dimgba
8. Ubong Ekpai
9. Victor Osimhen
10. Sodiq Popoola
11. Godswill Ekpolo
12. Nathan Oduwa
13. Junior Ajayi
14. Taiwo Awoniyi
15. Imoh Ezekiel
16. Agboyi Ovbokha
17. Musa Mohammed
18. Theophilous Solomon
19. Saturday Kaego
20. Iyayi Believe
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