The Super Eagles of Nigeria have begun to arrive camp ahead of Friday’s international friendly versus the White and Reds of Poland on March 23.
William Troost-Ekong, Alex Iwobi, Ola Aina, Tyronne Ebuehi, Brian Idowu and Leon Balogun are the early birds as more players are expected before lunchtime on Tuesday.
Our camp ahead of Friday’s pre World Cup friendly vs Poland at the Municipal Stadium, Wroclaw, Poland opened today.
Troost Ekong, Alex Iwobi, Ola Aina, Tyronne Ebuehi, Brian Idowu and Leon Balogun were the early ‘eagles’.#SoarSuperEagles.
— ?? Super Eagles (@NGSuperEagles) March 19, 2018
Gernot Rohr’s men will be lodged at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Wroclaw before taking on Adam Nawałka’s side at the Municipal Stadium Wroclaw.
The game is one of the three-time African champions’ build-up matches for the 2018 Fifa World Cup Russia. They have been zoned alongside Argentina, Croatia and debutants Iceland in Group D.
Four days later, Nigeria will take on another World Cup-bound team, Serbia at the Hive in London.
LIST OF INVITED PLAYERS
Goalkeepers: Francis Uzoho (Deportivo La Coruna, Spain); Ikechukwu Ezenwa (Enyimba FC); Daniel Akpeyi (Chippa United, South Africa)
Defenders: Abdullahi Shehu (Bursaspor FC, Turkey); Tyronne Ebuehi (Ado Den Haag, The Netherlands); Olaoluwa Aina (Hull City, England); Elderson Echiejile (Cercle Brugge KSV, Belgium); Brian Idowu (Amkar Perm, Russia); Chidozie Awaziem (Nantes FC, France); William Ekong (Bursaspor FC, Turkey); Leon Balogun (FSV Mainz 05, Germany); Kenneth Omeruo (Kasimpasa FC, Turkey); Stephen Eze (Lokomotiv Plovdiv, Bulgaria).
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