Super Eagles Camp opens ahead of Tanzania clash

With both of the teams out of the race to qualify for the 2017 AFCON, Nigeria face Tanzania in a dead rubber game on September 3.

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Super Eagles play Super Eagles camp opened in Uyo (Twitter/NFF)
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Super Eagles camp has opened on Monday, August 29 ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations clash with Tanzania in Uyo Akwa Ibom.

With both of the teams out of the race to qualify for the 2017 AFCON, Nigeria face Tanzania in a dead rubber game on Saturday, September 3.

Super Eagles players in training play Super Eagles players in training (Instagram)

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The Super Eagles of Nigeria under former coach, Sunday Oliseh were held to a goalless draw in the first leg.

According to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) invited players are expected to arrive the Le Meridien Hotel.

According to Pulse Sports sources, expected early arrivals include coach, Gernot Rohr, Odion Ighalo and William Troost-Ekong, Emmanuel Daniel, Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Jamiu Alimi.

Gernot Rohr play This will be Gernot Rohr's first game as Super Eagles Technical Adviser (Getty Images )

 

Captain of the team, John Mikel Obi expected to be in camp on Tuesday, August 30.

Invited squad

Goalkeepers: Carl Ikeme (Wolverhampton Wanderers, England); Emmanuel Daniel (Enugu Rangers); Ikechukwu Ezenwa (FC IfeanyiUbah)

Defenders: Leon Balogun (FSV Mainz 05, Germany); William Troost-Ekong (Haugesund FC, Norway); Chidozie Awaziem (FC Porto, Portugal); Jamiu Alimi (Kano Pillars); Abdullahi Shehu (Uniao da Madeira, Portugal); Musa Muhammed (Istanbul Basaksehir, Turkey); Elderson Echiejile (AS Monaco, France), Kingsley Madu (AS Trencin, Slovakia)

Midfielders: Mikel John Obi (Chelsea FC, England); Ogenyi Onazi (Trabzonspor, Turkey); Wilfred Ndidi (KRC Genk, Belgium); Nosa Igiebor (Maccabi Tel Aviv, Israel)

Forwards: Ahmed Musa (Leicester City, England); Kelechi Iheanacho (Manchester City, England); Moses Simon (KAA Gent, Belgium); Victor Moses (Chelsea FC, England); Imoh Ezekiel (Al-Arabi Sporting Club, Qatar), Odion Ighalo (Watford FC, England); Brown Ideye (Olympiacos FC, Greece); Victor Osimhen (Wolfsburg FC, Germany)

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