Abuja - Nigeria U20 team, the Flying Eagles, have named a
25-man squad for a final 2015 African Youth Championship (AYC) qualifier
against Lesotho later this month.
Skipper Musa Muhammed (Besiktas/Turkey) and Taiwo Awoniyi
(Kalmar FF/Sweden) are the only overseas-based players as the Flying Eagles
will be without several of their foreign-based stars as a result of club
commitments, according to coach Manu Garba.
The Flying Eagles take on Lesotho on August 16 in Kaduna for
a place in the final of the 2015 AYC in Senegal in March.
The full squad:
Goalkeepers: Joshua Enaholo, Adamu Abubakar, Olorunleke Ojo,
Etua Ossai Kingdom
Defenders: Musa Muhammed, Ifeanyi Nweke, Mustapha Abdullahi,
Zaharadden Bello, Prince Izu Omego, Adebayor Ademuluwa, Wilfred Ndidi, Sirajo
Midfielders: Bernard Bulbwa, Ifeanyi Matthew, Ifeanyi
Ifeanyi, Chizom Eze, Akinjide Idowu, Clement Ogbobe, Abdullahi Alfa, Obinna
Strikers: Taiwo Awoniyi, Sulaiman Abdullahi,
Alhassan Ibrahim, Abubakar Lawal, Wasiu Jimoh.
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