Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr has released his 25-man Provisional list ahead of the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations finals in Egypt this summer
The list which includes players like, Mikel John Obi, Wilfred Ndidi, John Ogu, Ahmed Musa, Odion Ighalo, Henry Onyekuru, Alex Iwobi, Oghenekaro Etebo, Francis Uzoho, Kenneth Omeruo, Leon Balogun and William Ekong among others was released on the official Instagram page of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
Six On Standby: Theophilus Afelokhai (Enyimba FC); Bryan Idowu (Lokomotiv Moscow, Russia); Ikouwem Utin (Enyimba FC); Mikel Agu (Vitoria Setubal, Portugal); Junior Ajayi (Al Ahly, Egypt); Valentine Ozornwafor (Enyimba FC
Nigeria, placed in Group B, will face Burundi, Guinea, and Madagascar at this year’s tournament in Egypt
Mikel Obi, who captained the team at the FIFA World Cup finals in Russia last year summer, has not been with the group since Nigeria’s elimination from the finals after a 1-2 defeat by Argentina in Saint Petersburg
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