Goalkeeper Maduka Okoye coming to Nigeria to help the Super Eagles


Sparta Rotterdam goalkeeper Maduka Okoye has revealed that he is scheduled to be on a flight back to Nigeria next week to help the Super Eagles qualify for the 2022 African Cup of Nations AFCON tournament in Cameroon.

That should be good music to the ears of head coach Gernot Rohr who is already faced with a unique challenge of several players boycotting the AFCON-qualifying games later this Amid this uncertainty, Sparta’s Okoye, who has been linked to Dutch giants Ajax in recent days, has confirmed that he will be in town to contribute to Nigeria’s qualification aims.

“Right now, my focus is on staying in the league and qualifying for the Africa Cup with the national team,” Okoye told transfermarkt.

“I will fly to Africa next week, and together with my Nigerian brothers, I will give everything for the country and our fans.”