Super Eagles head coach Sunday Oliseh has released a 24-man squad for next month’s friendly matches against Cameroon and Congo in Belgium.
Chelsea midfielder, John Obi Mikel gained a recall to the national team with Victor Moses, who is on-loan to West Ham United from Chelsea. Odion Ighalo gets his first call up under the new coach, while Ogenyi Onazi is finally back in the squad after being sent off against Chad in the first AFCON qualifier match in Kaduna.
Nigeria will play against Congo on October 8 and play against Cameroon national team on the October 11. Both matches will be played in Belgium.
THE FULL LIST:
Goalkeepers: Vincent Enyeama (Lille OSC, France), Carl Ikeme (Wolverhampton Wanderers, England), Ikechukwu Ezenwa (Sunshine Stars), Femi Thomas (Enyimba)
Defenders: Leon Balogun (FSV Mainz 05, Germany), Abdullahi Shehu (Uniao da Madeira, Portugal); Elderson Echiejile (AS Monaco, France), Chima Akas (Sharks FC), Godfrey Oboabona (Caykur Rizespor, Turkey), William Troost Ekong (FK Haugesund, Norway), Kenneth Omeruo (Kasimpasa SK, Turkey), Austin Oboroakpo (Abia Warriors)
Midfielders: Ogenyi Onazi (SS Lazio, Italy), Paul Onobi (Sunshine Stars), Obiora Nwankwo (Coimbra FC, Portugal), Mikel Obi (Chelsea FC, England), Rabiu Ibrahim (AS Trencin, Slovakia)
Forwards: Ahmed Musa (CSKA Moscow, Russia), Emmanuel Emenike (Al Ain, UAE), Sylvester Igbonu (FC UFA, Russia), Moses Simon (KAA Gent, Belgium), Victor Moses (West Ham United, England), Odion Ighalo (Watford FC, England), Prince Aggrey (Sunshine Stars)..