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Amokachi picks 27 players for Bolivia, South Africa friendly

Daniel Amokachi, Interim Super Eagles Coach

Daniel Amokachi, Interim Super Eagles Coach

The Nigeria Football Federation have officially released the list of 27 players selected by interim Super Eagles Coach Daniel Amokachi for the two friendly games ahead of the national team against Bolivia and South Africa.

Notable absentees in the list includes the duo of Emmanuel Emenike and Efe Ambrose who both are seen as key members of the national team.

As earlier reported by the source, the duo of Brown Ideye and John Ogu have both been handed a recall to the national team

Full list

Goalkeepers: Vincent Enyeama (Lille OSC, France); Theophilus Afelokhai (Kano Pillars); Chidiebere Eze (Ifeanyi Ubah United)

Defenders: Chima Akas (Sharks FC); Godfrey Oboabona (Rizespor FC, Turkey); Azubuike Egwuekwe (Warri Wolves); Nelson Ogbonnaya (Heartland FC)

Kenneth Omeruo (Middlesbrough FC, England); Akeem Latifu (Aalesunds FC, Norway); Leon Balogun (Darmstadt 98, Germany)

Midfielders: Ogenyi Onazi (SS Lazio, Italy); Steven Ukoh (Biel-Bienne FC, Switzerland); Omatsone Aluko (Hull City, England);

Joseph Nathaniel (Sharks FC); Kingsley Sokari (Enyimba FC

Hope Akpan (Reading FC, England); John Ogu (Hapoel Be’er Sheva, Israel); Babatunde Michael (Volyn Lutsk, Ukraine);

Forwards: Ahmed Musa (CSKA Moscow, Russia); Aaron Samuel (Guangzhou R&F, China); Brown Ideye (West Brom, England);

Odion Ighalo (Watford FC, England); Anthony Ujah (FC Cologne, Germany); Moses Simon (KAA Gent, Belgium); Ubong Moses (Kano Pillars);

Stanley Dimgba (Warri Wolves); Mfon Udoh (Enyimba FC); Standby – Victor Moses (Stoke City, England)

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