Super Eagles Coach, Samson Siasia will have to consult with the Technical Director of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amodu Shuaibu to decide which players to be invited for the AFCON qualifier this month.
It was gathered that Siasia and his two assistants, Emmanuel Amuneke and Salisu Yusuf must shortlist and present the names of foreign and local players that would play against Pharaohs of Egypt on March 25.
Nigeria hosts Egypt in Kaduna on March 25, while the return leg takes place in Cairo on March 29, africanFootball.com reports.
Egypt leads the qualifying group for 2017 AFCON on six points, two points ahead of Nigeria, after two rounds of matches.
Before he quits, the former Coach Sunday Oliseh said that eight of the local players who played in CHAN had the quality to make it to AFCON.