Nigeria VS Togo (THURSDAY): Iheanacho returns for Togo tie

Nigeria VS Togo (THURSDAY): Iheanacho returns for Togo tie

Manchester City wonder kid Kelechi Iheanacho has re-joined the Super Eagles at their get-together in the French capital, ahead of Thursday’s international friendly against Togo.


The Citizens number 72 left the squad on Saturday for yet-to-be-disclosed reasons, shortly after they arrived from Corsica where they faced the Islanders in a practice game.

The Nigeria Football Federation have announced that nineteen players are in camp, including Iheanacho, for the friendly against the Sparrow Hawks at the Stade Municipal Saint-Leu-la-Forêt in Paris.

The Super Eagles have not lost to Togo since they were defeated 5-2 in the semifinal of the CEDEAO Cup on December 16, 1983.Eighteen players trained yesterday, and Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi was part of the winning nine-a-side team.



Report by Miyen Akiri

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