The squad for next month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches against the Benin Republic and Lesotho has been released by Super Eagles’ coach Gernot Rohr.
After Ahmed Musa missed the recent friendly against five-time world champions Brazil in Singapore the Super Eagles captain and midfielder Ramon Azeez and others are back. See full list below:
Goalkeepers: Daniel Akpeyi (Kaizer Chiefs, South Africa); Ikechukwu Ezenwa (Heartland FC); Maduka Okoye (Fortuna Dusseldorf, Germany)
Defenders: Kenneth Omeruo (CD Leganes, Spain); Abdullahi Shehu (Bursaspor FC, Turkey); Chidozie Awaziem (CD Leganes, Spain); William Ekong (Udinese FC, Italy); Olaoluwa Aina (Torino FC, Italy); Jamilu Collins (SC Padeborn 07, Germany); Oluwasemilogo Ajayi (West Bromwich Albion, England); Bryan Idowu (Lokomotiv Moscow, Russia)