Coach Paul Aigbogun has picked six players from this year’s U20 World Cup for the All Africa Games in Morocco.
The players are goalkeeper Detan Ogundare, Success Makanjuola, Emeka Chinonso, Peter Eletu, Collins Sor and Rabiu Mohammed.
The Flying Eagles will be captained by Abubakar Ibrahim Babawo from Plateau United.
The team will fly out to Morocco tomorrow from Lagos.
They will begin their quest for All Africa Games Gold on Friday against Burkina Faso.
Nigeria’s fixtures at the All-Africa Games
16/08/2019- Nigeria v Burkina Faso, Stade Hassan Moulay, Rabat
20/08/2019- South Africa v Nigeria, Stade Hassan Moulay, Rabat
23/08/2019 Nigeria v Morocco, Stade Hassan Moulay, Rabat
The Final squad:
Goalkeepers: Detan Ogundare (Kogi United), Matthew Yakubu (Clique Sports)
Defenders: Rabiu Mohammed (Plateau United), Mike Zaruma (Plateau United), Habibu Sadiq Yakubu (Rarara FC), Victor Arikpo Eteng (Sidos FC), Sanusi Abdulmutallif (Katsina United)
Midfielders: Peter Eletu (Prince Kazeem FC), Adewale Oladoye (Water FC), Liameed Quadri (36 Lion), Samuel Nnoshiri (Heartland), Abubakar Ibrahim (Plateau United)
Forwards: Emeka Chinonso (Brookhouse), Success Makanjuola (Water FC), Collins Sor (36 Lion), Saeed Jibril (Plateau United), Ahmad Ghali (MFM), Adesina Gata (Wikki Tourists)