Chidi Nwakali will start for Eagles B along with younger brother Kelechi

Chidiebere and Kelechi Nwakali will both start for Super Eagles ‘B’ team in tonight’s friendly against UEFA Europa League winners Atletico Madrid.

Chidiebere is on loan from Manchester City to Scottish club Aberdeen, while Kelechi played on loan at Dutch club MVV Maastrict from Arsenal.

Both will play in the midfield along with Dayo Ojo and Ibrahim Alhassan ‘Muazzam’.

The strike has Turkey-based star Emem Eduok and Samad adiri from Lobi Stars.

Former Golden Eaglets and Flying Eagles skipper Musa Mohammed, Lobi Stars leftback Ebube Duru will be in thedefence along with central defenders Olamilekan Adeleye and Chinedu Ajanah from Katsina United.

Olufemi Thomas of Enugu Rangers will start in goal for the experimental Eagles.


Eagles ‘B’ starting XI vs Atletico Madrid

Femi Thomas – Musa Muhammed, Ebube Duru, Chinedu Ajanah, Olamilekan Adeleye – Ibrahim Alhassan ‘Muazzam’, Kelechi Nwakali, Chidiebre Nwakali, Dayo Ojo – Emem Eduok, Samad Kadiri

Coach: Salisu Yusuf


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