Ahmed Musa Eagles training PIX KABIRU ABUBAKAR

After initial flight hitches, there are now 22 players in the Super Eagles training camp in Uyo with China-based striker Odion Ighalo and Bryan Idowu from Lokomotiv Moscow the last set of players to join up tomorrow.

Officials also announced Libya will fly into Uyo on board a chartered flight on Thursday.

The players are stand–in skipper Ahmed Musa,goalkeepers Francis Uzoho, Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Daniel Akpeyi, as well as defenders William Ekong, Semi Ajayi, Leon Balogun, Olaoluwa Aina, Jamilu Collins, Abdullahi Shehu, Chidozie Awaziem and Kenneth Omeruo.

There are also midfielders Wilfred Ndidi, Samuel Kalu, Ogenyi Onazi, John Ogu and Oghenekaro Etebo, and forwards Isaac Success, Alex Iwobi, Moses Simon, Henry Onyekuru and Kelechi Iheanacho.

Meanwhile, the Libyan Football Federation confirmed Monday that a 54 –man delegation comprising players, technical crew, backroom staff and LFF officials will fly into Ibom International Airport, Uyo aboard a chartered aircraft on Thursday.

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Match officials from the Democratic Republic of Congo, as well as the referee assessor from Mali and the security officer from South Africa, will arrive in Nigeria on Thursday and then fly to Uyo on Friday morning

The Mediterranean Knights top Group E with four points, while South Africa are second also on four points and Nigeria third having recorded three points.

 

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