Coach Salisu Yusuf has invited 32 players to the Olympic Eagles camp ahead of the Africa U-23 qualifying fixture against Tanzania.
The invited players are to report in Ibadan as camp opens on Monday October 10, 2022.
The Nigerian U-23 team will prepare for 8 days before jetting out on October 18, for the first leg in Dar es Salaam scheduled for the weekend of October 21-23, 2022.
Nigeria will host Tanzania for the second leg at the Lekan Salami Stadium Ibadan on October 28, 2022.
Home based Super Eagles stars Maurice Chukwu and Kayode Bankole top the list of entirely home based U-23’s invited by the Coach Salisu Yusuf led technical crew.
ALL 32 PLAYERS INVITED TO CAMP:
Goalkeepers: Kayode Bankole (Remo Stars); Nathaniel Nwosu (Water FC); Edwin Emelan (Calabar Rovers); Amah John (Box-To-Box FC)
Defenders: Bamayi Calocho (Yumyum FC); Bello Babatunde (Akwa United); James Ajako (Akwa United); Yazid Adamu (MY Jamil FC); Tosin Adegbite (Enyimba FC); Christopher Nwenze (Plateau United); Isaiah Ejeh (Kwara United); Anas Hassan (Vandrezzer FC)
Midfielders: Maurice Chukwu (Rivers United); Uche Ogonna (Campos FC); Haggai Katoh (Plateau United); Olamilekan Adebayo (Remo Stars); Suleiman Abdullahi (Gladano FC); Naziru Awwal (Rangers Int’l); Adam Yakubu (Akwa United); Joshua Alechenu (Nasarawa United); Suleiman Garba Kirki (Kebbi United)
Forwards: Kalu Samuel (Enyimba FC); Edwin John (Water FC); Chisom Orji (Colins Edwin FC); Chidiebere Nwobodo (Rangers Int’l); Ogbuehi Nzuebuchi (Campos FC); Jerry Alex (Kano Pillars); Mustapha Jibrin (Abia Warriors); Ademola Adebabam (Ottasolo FC); Abdulsalam Abdulasalam (Shooting Stars); Zulkifilu Mohammed (Plateau United); Jonathan Alukwe (Heartland FC)