Lagos - Manchester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho and Turkey
–based defender Kenneth Omeruo have been held back by visa hitch ahead of
Nigeria’s international friendly against Mali on Friday in France, Sportdaylive
The Super Eagles will also play another friendly on Tuesday against
17 players are already in France for the friendly, including
the nine who left from Abuja aboard an Air France flight on Tuesday.
Among those in camp are Ogenyi Onazi, Brown Ideye, Abdullahi
Shehu, Umar Aminu, Kingsley Madu, Elderson Echiejile, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Etebo
Oghenekaro and Musa Muhammed.
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There are also England –based goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, Germany
–based defender Leon Balogun, Arsenal of England’s Alex Iwobi and Belgium
–based forward Moses Simon. Morocco –based midfielder Babatunde Michael and
Turkey –based Raheem Lawal and Gbenga Arokoyo were being expected last night.
According to News24
report, Brown Ideye will be making a return to the Super Eagles after a long
time for the two upcoming friendly games against Mali and Luxembourg.For
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