Mountain of fire Miracles and Ministries (MFM) FC duo of Stephen Odey his strike associate, Sikiru Olatunbosun, Akwa United Ibrahim Alhassan and Eagles third choice goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa top the record of players that instruct Salisu Yusuf will invite for the Kenya CHAN 2018 qualifiers, studies Naijasportsxtra.com.
Nigeria, who was once drawn bye through the Confederation of African soccer (CAF) in the fifth variation of the African countries Championship, will lock horns against Benin Republic or Togo within the second spherical for one out of three slots meant for West B Zone.
The native Squirrels and their Hawks counterpart will slug it in a two leg fixture subsequent month.
The MFM duo and Alhassan received Gernot Rohr’s coronary heart following their spectacular show at the tremendous Eagles camp in Corsica and Paris.
bear in mind the trio played in the tune-up sport against Togo Hawks, which Nigeria gained 3-zero.
“i will be able to verify to you that the three NPFL stars who have been in Corsica are on the checklist likewise goalkeeper Ezenwa,” our supply informed.
“the opposite names will probably be published via the tremendous Eagles assistant coach quickly. The group might be camped in Abuja for one week or 10 days before traveling to take on Benin or Togo within the 1st leg away on August eleven and return leg on the 18th.”
Nigeria who has featured in the final two variants in South Africa and Rwanda could make the ultimate 15 groups to the championship alongside host Kenya, if they beat Benin or Togo within the two leg qualifier.
4 venues Nairobi, Mombasa, Kasarani and Kisumu/Meru were listed to host the bi-annual championship which kicks off from January 11 to February 2.