Gernot Rohr names 25-man squad for firendlies

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has named a strong 25-man squad that includes England based trio of goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, Ahmed Musa and Kelechi Iheanacho for this month’s friendlies against Senegal and Burkina Faso.

The two matches will be played in London on March 23rd and 27th.

Rohr handed a maiden call-ups to Germany –based forward Noah Joel Bazee and Holland –based defender Tyronne Ebuehi who will join up with the squad for the first time.

Youngster Victor Osimhen, record top scorer at the FIFA U17 World Cup, returns to the Super Eagles after some months of absence.

Also included are home –based goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa, defenders Leon Balogun and William Ekong, midfielders Wilfred Ndidi and Oghenekaro Etebo and forwards Victor Moses, Alex Iwobi and Moses Simon.

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