Port Harcourt - Super Eagles assistant coach Salisu Yusuf
has hinted there could be more home based players in the main Super Eagles team
the next time they converge for a competitive fixture.
Six home based players were selected for the Africa Cup of
Nations qualifier against Tanzania, even though only one - Solomon Kwambe - got
But Salisu has told News24 that they are happy with the
progress shown by the home lads, and may be including more than six of them for
their next competitive game.
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"I feel great and happy for the home lads because the
league has been ongoing and they have been working hard.
"Everybody now has the opportunity to exhibit his
quality and talent and in the nearest future, maybe we will see more than six
in the team," Salisu told News24.
However, three players - Solomon Kwambe, Chima Alas and
Usman Mohamed started against Les Mena of Niger Republic in the international
friendly at the Adokiye Amasiemaka Stadium in Port Harcourt.For
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