From Romanus Ugwu, Abuja
less than one month to the graduation of the FIFA seashore Soccer World Cup event billed for April 27 in Bahamas, the super Sand Eagles will on Sunday this week resume pre-tournament tenting in Lagos, with an invited 20-man squad.
Chief train of the staff, Adams Audu Ejor, who made the disclosure in a chat with journalists in Abuja the day past, said arrangements had been concluded for the tenting, revealing that the staff would additionally participate in a four-nation tournament keeping in Senegal between April 14 to 17.
He further cited that having participated in four earlier seaside Soccer World Cup, the team would make influence in the event. He was however, fast so as to add that he would now not promise Nigerians the trophy or how far the staff would go.
according to him: “The 20 invited players will report to camp on Sunday, because of this that our camp officially opens on Sunday, baring any closing minute change. As you realize, only 12 out of the 20 invited will make the final list.
“Let me also inform you that consistent with our pre-tournament programme, we will be collaborating in a four-nation invitational event involving Nigeria, Morocco, Cape Verde and host us of a, Senegal. apart from the invitational match, we will be able to additionally struggle Paraguay in a pleasant stumble upon in Bahamas before the kick-off of the match.
“My happiness is that the invitational event would assist put my team in the best tournament temper. we are already at advantage with the league, preserving the invited players busy. not one of the players invited is suit rusty.”
“excellent sufficient, also that i’ve as much as five to six avid gamers that have been a part of the workforce. the new avid gamers will study from them. the one factor that may well be a problem to me is the willingness of the clubs to free up the invited avid gamers, especially with the new players. I don’t have drawback with the previous avid gamers because they are all the time prepared,” he said.