Photos: Mikel, Moses, Onazi, Others Hit Uyo For World Cup Qualifier Clash Against Cameroon
Exactly 23 Super Eagles players touched down at Uyo for the much awaited 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon on Friday.
The players who as at the time of this report are in camp include skipper Mikel Obi, Daniel Akpeyi, Dele Alampasu, Ola Aina, Mikel Agu, Ahmed Musa, Ogenyi Onazi, Odion Ighalo, Tyronne Ebuehi, Oghenekaro Etebo, Elderson Echiejile, William Troost-Ekong, Kelechi Iheanacho, Wilfred Ndidi, Chidozie Awaziem and Ikechuckwu Ezenwa.
More of the players are Victor Moses, Moses Simon, Leon Balogun, Uche Agbo, Aaron Samuel, John Ogu and Anthony Nwakaeme.
Nigeria will host Cameroon, the reigning African champions at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo, on Friday before flying to Yaounde for a return leg on Monday.
Recall Arsenal wonderkid, Alex Iwobi has been ruled out of encounters following an injury he sustained last weekend.
The Super Eagles sit top of Africa’s 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifying Group B with six points, after wins over Zambia and Algeria in their first two matches, while the Lions lie second with only two points following 1-1 draws with Algeria and Zambia.