It was a full house yesterday as all the 23 invited players for Sunday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Zambia in Ndola are now in the Super Eagles Abuja camp as the countdown began.
The full team had its second training yesterday evening under the Abuja rain with all the technical crew members on board.
Captain Mikel John Obi and the other UK-based players arrived on Tuesday morning, ahead of Ahmed Musa, Brown Ideye and Nigeria League top scorer Godwin Obaje, who came in before the evening training session.
In camp now are: Mikel John Obi, Ahmed Musa, Ogenyi Onazi, Carl Ikeme, Kingsley Madu, Musa Muhammed, Emmanuel Daniel, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Elderson Echiejile, Nosa Igiebor, Abdullahi Shehu, William Paul Ekong, Alex Iwobi, Kenneth Omeruo, Anderson Esiti, Jamiu Alimi, Wilfred Ndidi, Chisom Egbuchunam, Uche Agbo, Kelechi Iheanacho, Moses Simon, Brown Ideye and Godwin Obaje.
The NFF confirmed on Tuesday that the Super Eagles will train on Wednesday morning but take on Nigeria Professional Football League side, Plateau United FC of Jos in a friendly match at the mainbowl of the National Stadium, Abuja on Wednesday (today)evening.