Home based Super Eagles led by coach Imama Amapakabo have departed Abuja on Friday morning ahead of the 2020 Championship of African Nations (CHAN) qualifying fixture against Togo.
The Chan Eagles will face the Sparrow Hawks on Sunday 22nd September 2019 for the first leg of the encounter at the Stade de Kegue in the country’s capital city.
The 20-man list of players that will prosecute the qualifying game is dominated by players that secured Nigeria’s ticket to the 2019 Africa U23 Cup of Nations in Egypt.
16 out of the players ply their trade in the Nigeria Professional Football League while the remaining 4 are from the Nigeria National League.
Nigeria lost to Morocco in the final of the competition in the last edition.
Theophilus Afelokhai (Enyimba FC); Adamu Abubakar (Wikki Tourists); Olisah Ndah (Remo Stars); Denis Okon (Akwa United); Stephen Manyo (Enyimba FC); John Lazarus ( Lobi Stars ); Etboy Akpan (Akwa United); Ebube Duru (Lobi Stars); Oluwadamilare Olatunji (Enyimba FC); Fatai Gbadamosi (Shooting Stars); Ndifreke Effiong (Akwa United); Seth Mayi (Remo Stars); William Ukeme (Wikki Tourists); Samuel Matthias (Akwa United); Chisom Orji (Collin Edwin Academy); Mfon Udoh (Akwa United); Reuben Bala (Enyimba FC); Tosin Omoyele (Plateau United); Sikiru Alimi (Lobi Stars); Ikechukwu Ezenwa (Heartland FC)