EXTRA TIME: Watch Stephen Eze’s Super Eagles initiation

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Tolu Olasoji
Just like every newbie in the national team, the 24-year-old was welcomed to Gernot Rohr’s squad in a unique way

Lokomotiv Plovdiv defender Stephen Eze had his initiation into the Nigerian senior national team in the usual rosy atmosphere.

Following his impressive defensive displays during the African Nations Championship in Morocco earlier in the year, the defender was handed his maiden call-up for the Super Eagles’ pre-World Cup friendlies against Poland and Serbia on March 23 and 27 respectively.

Eze could make his debut for the first team against Poland on Friday but his voice seems to be the talking point after the initiation.

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