Nwabali, Lookman, Iwobi 13 Others In Super Eagles Training Ahead Ghana, Mali Friendlies


Super Eagles Interim Coach, Finidi George led 16 Super Eagles in their first training session ahead of their friendly matches against Ghana and Mali.

While Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho, Francis Uzoho, Chidozie Awaziem, Frank Onyeka and Bright Osayi-Samuel missed the first training and are still expected to hit the camp today (Wednesday), Ademola Lookman led 15 others in the light training on Tuesday.

The 16 players in camp on Tuesday night are; Cyril Dessers, Nathan Tella, Simon Moses, Stanley Nwabali, Fisayo Bashiru, Calvin Bassey and Alex Iwobi.

Others are; Semi Ajayi, Jamilu Collins, Bruno Onyemaechi, Ojo Olorunleke, Raphael Onyedika, Benjamin Tanimu, Alhassan Yusuf, Sadiq Umar, and Ademola Lookman.

Meanwhile, Victor Osimhen, Gabriel Osho, Tyronne Ebuehi and Taiwo Awoniyi are ruled out of the two friendlies due to injuries.

Nigeria will take on Ghana on Friday in Marrakech, Morocco. The African second best team will also take on Mali at the same Grand Stade de Marrakech on Tuesday, 26th March.