Super Eagles Leaves For USA On Tuesday
Nigeria’s Super Eagles will on Tuesday, depart their training camp in Germany, for Houston Texas in USA, where they will play an international friendly game against Mexico on May 31.
The Super Eagles have been camping at the Adidas training complex in Nuremberg, Germany, where they are preparing for the World Cup qualifiers next month and also the FIFA Confederations Cup.
Both Nigeria and Mexico intends to use the friendly game to prepare for their respective World Cup qualifiers in June and also the Confederations Cup that they would both compete in.
It is understood that Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi does not wish to take every player for the friendly,with the speculation being that he will drop four players out of the 21 that are presently in camp.
“The coach would decide who will travel and who will be dropped tomorrow,” Team Coordinator, Emmanuel Attah was quoted to have said on Goal.com
Attah further added that “So far training is going on well with no injury worries. The boys look very fit and the training program is of high intensity,” he said.
The players in camp are Goalkeepers: Vincent Enyeama, Ejide Austin, Akpeyi Daniel and Chigozie Agbim.
Defenders: Gambo Mohammed, Solomon Kwambe, Benjamin Francis, Odulami Kunle, Echijile Elderson, Azubike Egwuekwe, Godfrey Oboabona and Kenneth Omeruo.
Midfielders :Babatunde Michael, Sunday Mba, Obinna Nwachukwu and John Ogu.
Attackers: Anthony Ujah, Onku Gomo, Emeka Eze, Joseph Akpala and Oduamadi Nnamdi.