Enyeama, 17 others listed for battle of Dar es Salaam
Super Eagles’ Head Coach, Sunday Oliseh, has invited 18 overseas-based professionals for next month’s 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Tanzania in Dares Salaam.
First choice goalkeeper and skipper, Vincent Enyeama, headlines the list that also has defenders Godfrey Oboabona, Leon Balogun and Kenneth Omeruo, midfielders Rabiu Ibrahim, Lukman Haruna and Joel Obi, and forwards Ahmed Musa, Emmanuel Emenike and Anthony Ujah.
There are a number of surprises in line with Oliseh’s earlier pledge to make current form and first –level football key indices for selection.
There are goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, midfielder Izunna Ernest Uzochukwu and forwards Emem Eduok, Sylvester Igboun and Moses Simon.
According to the NFF, all the 18 players, who will join up with the 23 home boys that arrived camp in Abuja yesterday, are expected in Abuja on Monday, August 31, 2015 at the latest.