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Nigeria’s 30-Man Lined Up For September’s 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

Coach Gernot Rohr, listed a formidable team of 30-man Super Eagles for September’s FIFA World Cup against Liberia and Cape Verde on Friday, 3rd and Tuesday 7th respectively.

A standby list of 7 players drafted outside UK was also included which could possibly take over from UK-Based players in the team who certainly will stop heading Cape Verde for the September 7th grade encounter the Super Eagles are to slug out against the Portuguese speaking African country.

The full list of the complete 30-man team including 7 standby players; from goalkeepers, defenders, midfielders and attackers.

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Goalkeepers

Maduka Okoye (Sparta Rotterdam, The Netherlands), Francis Uzoho (APOEL Nicosia, Cyprus) and Daniel Akpeyi (Kaizer Chiefs, South Africa).

Defenders:

William Ekong (Watford FC, England); Olaoluwa Aina (Torino FC, Italy); Chidozie Awaziem (FC Boavista, Portugal); Kenneth Omeruo (CD Leganes, Spain); Leon Balogun (Glasgow Rangers, Scotland); Jamilu Collins (SC Padeborn 07, Germany), Abdullahi Shehu (AC Omonia, Cyprus); Zaidu Sanusi (FC Porto, Portugal) and Kevin Akpoguma of TSG Hoffenheim of Germany who had a recall to the team.

Midfielders:

Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester City, England), Oghenekaro Etebo (Watford FC, England), Frank Onyeka (Brentford FC, England) and Scottish based Joseph Ayodele-Aribo of Galsgow Rangers.

Forwards:

Victor Osimhen (Napoli FC, Italy), Ahmed Musa (Fatih Karagumruk, Turkey), Alex Iwobi (Everton FC, England), Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester City, England), Paul Onuachu (KRC Genk, Belgium), Samuel Kalu (FC Bordeaux, France) and Moses Simon of FC Nantes, France.

Standby list:

Terem Moffi (FC Lorient, France), Tyronne Ebuehi (Venezia FC, Italy), Henry Onyekuru (Olympiacos FC, Greece), Chidera Ejuke (CSKA Moscow, Russia), Kingsley Michael (Bologna FC, Italy), Innocent Bonke (Malmo FF, Sweden) and Valentine Ozornwafor of Sporting Charleroi of Belgium.

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