Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi names squad
Posted: 27 February 2012 Time: 10:45 am
Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi on Saturday named 11 players from the domestic league to join the Europe-based pros for Wednesday's African Nations Cup qualifier against Rwanda.
Warri Wolves goalkeeper Chigozie Agbim headed the names that also included his Wolves teammates Azubuike Egwueke and Sunday Mba. Also included were Kanu Pillars duo of Papa Idris and Reuben Gabriel along with Sunshine Stars skipper Godfrey Oboabona. The rest are Juwon Oshaniwa of Sharks, Heartland’s Bartholomew Ibenegbu and Obinna Nwachukwu, Rangers winger, Ejike Uzoenyi and Enyimba striker Uche Kalu. Dropped from the squad were Sharks goalie, Okemuteh Odah, Warri Wolves midfielder Ossai Uche, Heartland striker Izu Azuka, Akwa United's Solomon Jabason and baby-faced striker Barnabas Imenger of Kwara United.