Brussels - The venue for the international friendly game
between the Super Eagles and Indomitable Lions scheduled for Sunday have been
After a meeting on Tuesday that involved the Nigeria
Football Federation and officials of the Union Royale Belge des Societes de
Football Association (Belgian FA), a decision was taken to stage the Super
Eagles’ clash with the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon on Sunday at the Edmond
Machtens Stadium in Brussels, with the match now to start at 8pm local time.
The game was earlier scheduled for Dendermonde (Municipality
located in the Flemish province of East Flanders in the Denderstreek).
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Meanwhile coach Sunday Oliseh has called up former junior
international goalkeeper Dele Alampasu from Portugal, as well as defenders
Kingsley Madu and Wilfred Ndidi, and on Wednesday directed the six players and
backroom staff yet to be issued visas by the Embassy of Belgium in Abuja to
report to Port Harcourt.
In Port Harcourt, the home –based professionals continued
their preparations for the 2016 African Nations Championship final qualifying
round against the Etalons of Burkina Faso. All 19 players trained on Monday
evening and on Tuesday.
PLAYERS IN BELGIUM: Vincent Enyeama, Carl Ikeme, Leon
Balogun, Abdullahi Shehu, Elderson Echiejile, William Troost Ekong, Efe
Ambrose, Ogenyi Onazi, Obiora Nwankwo, John Mikel Obi, Rabiu Ibrahim, Ahmed
Musa, Emmanuel Emenike, Sylvester Igbonu, Moses Simon, Odion Ighalo, Alex
Iwobi. NEW INVITEES: Kingsley Madu, Wilfred Ndidi, Dele Alampasu
PLAYERS IN PORT HARCOURT: David Obiazor, Okemute Odah,
Solomon Kwambe, Kalu Orji, Osas Okoro, Idris Aloma, Ezekiel Bassey, Samson
Gbadebo, Jamiu Alimi, Abdulrazaq Aliyu, Stephen Eze, Bright Onyedikachi, Bature
Yaro, Ifeanyi Mathew, Usman Mohammed, Chisom Chikatara, Tunde Adeniji, Dayo
Ojo, Gbolahan Salami. EXPECTED: Femi Thomas, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Chima Akas,
Austin Oboroakpo, Paul Onobi, Prince AggreyFor
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