Saturday, May 19, 2018
Super Eagles squad for match against Atletico Madrid released
The Super Eagles Team B squad which will be facing newly-crowned Europa League champions, Atletico Madrid, on Tuesday in Uyo has been announced. Coach, Salisu Yusuf, has invited 23 players, among them highly–rated Plateau United striker Tosin Omoyele and Katsina United defender, Destiny Ashadi.
Akwa United FC goalkeeper Olorunleke Ojo, Enyimba FC forward Isiaka Oladuntoye, FC IfeanyiUbah defender Adeleye Olamilekan and Lobi Stars’ duo of Olufemi Kayode and Ebube Duru have also been called up.
A sprinkle of foreign–based players, including Alhassan Ibrahim, former U17 World Cup–winning captain Musa Muhammed and the Nwakali brothers (Chidiebere and Kelechi) are also included.
The invited players are expected to arrive at the Bolton White Apartments Hotel, Abuja on Friday, May 18, before they move to Uyo this weekend.
SUPER EAGLES INVITED PLAYERS