Lagos - The Super Eagles will on Tuesday arrive in the city
of Kaduna, venue of Friday’s 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the
Pharaohs of Egypt.
NFF informed on Monday that all arrangements have been made
for the team’s comfortable stay in the Northern state.
Officials confirmed that the team would train on Tuesday
morning at the National Stadium, Abuja before heading out to Kaduna.
Arsenal prodigy Alex Iwobi was the first overseas –based
player to arrive in the Super Eagles camp in Abuja, on Sunday, before Turkey
–based Umar Aminu and Godfrey Oboabona, and John Mikel Obi, Odion Ighalo and
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England –based goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, defenders Efe Ambrose
and Abdullahi Shehu, midfielders Kelechi Iheanacho and Azubuike Okechukwu and
forwards Ahmed Musa, Moses Simon, Victor Moses and Fanendo Adi were being
expected to land in Abuja on Monday night.
South Africa –based goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi, defenders
Stanley Amuzie and Elderson Echiejile and midfielder Ogenyi Onazi would arrive
in Lagos on Monday night and travel to Abuja by first flight on Tuesday.
Germany –based defender Leon Balogun, who has hamstring
trouble, is being programmed for the return leg in Alexandria on Tuesday next
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