Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh has invited 19 home-based professionals for October’s African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifying fixture against Burkina Faso.
Some of the notable names on the list include top joint-scorer in the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), Tunde Adeniji, Solomon Kwambe and Warri Wolves’ striker, Gbolahan Salami.
The players are expected to report to their Port Harcourt camp on Monday, October 5, 2015.
The full list of the invited players are:
Goalkeepers: David Obiazor (Heartland FC); Okemute Odah (Warri Wolves)
Defenders: Kalu Orji (Enugu Rangers); Solomon Kwambe (Warri Wolves); Idris Aloma (Enyimba FC); Samson Gbadebo (Lobi Stars); Jamiu Alimi (Shooting Stars); Stephen Eze (Sunshine Stars)
Midfielders: Abdulrazaq Abdul (Enyimba FC); Ifeanyi Mathew (El-Kanemi Warriors); Usman Mohammed (FC Taraba); Bature Yaro (Nasarawa United); Osas Okoro (Enugu Rangers)
Forwards: Ezekiel Bassey (Enyimba FC); Gbolahan Salami (Warri Wolves); Godwin Obaje (Wikki Tourists); Tunde Adeniji (Sunshine Stars); Bright Onyedikachi (FC IfeanyiUbah); Dayo Ojo (Sunshine Stars)
The first leg of the clash against the Etalons comes up at the Adokiye Amiesieamaka Stadium on Sunday, October 18, 2015 while the return leg fixture comes up in Ouagadougou on Sunday, October 25, 2015.