Feirense midfielder, Oghenekaro Etebo and Musa Muhammad who plies his trade at Željezničar Sarajevoare in Bosnia are both expected to arrive at the Super Eagles Crowne Plaza Hotel London camp on Wednesday ahead of the friendlies against Senegal and Burkina Faso on Thursday and Monday respectively.
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Both players were having visa problems that have been sorted out, according to a Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) top official in Abuja who disclosed the information to Complete Sports on Tuesday.
It was also revealed, however, that the arrival of Granada defender Uche Agbo and Kingsley Madu of Zulte-Waregem is now uncertain because of problems with visa approvals.
Football Naija also reported that the only NPFL player on the invitees list, Ikechukwu Ezenwa will arrive in London on Wednesday after sorting out problems with visa.
The 19 players currently in camp are:
Carl Ikeme, Ogenyi Onazi, Alex Iwobi, John Ogu, Leon Balogun, Kenneth Omeruo, Tyronne Ebuehi, Moses Simon, Victor Moses (injured and excused from camp), Isaac Success, William Troost-Ekong, Chidozie Awaziem, Shehu Abdullahi, Noah Bazee, Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho and Ahmed Musa, Olanrewaju Kayode and Elderson Echiejile.
Both friendlies will be played at the Hive Stadium, London. The Senegal game will kick-off 8:00PM (Nigerian time).
— The NFF 🇳🇬 (@thenff) March 21, 2017