Super Eagles camp welcomes Ogenyi Onazi for Zambia clash

The Trabzonspor midfielder arrived at Le Meridien Hotel on Tuesday afternoon ahead of Saturday's World Cup qualifier against Chipolopolo

Nigeria camp expanded on Tuesday afternoon with the arrival of Ogenyi Onazi for Saturday’s Fifa World Cup qualifier against Zambia in Uyo.

John Ogu, Anthony Nwakaeme, Oghenekaro Etebo, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Dele Ajiboye and Elderson Echiejile were the early birds as they arrived on Monday afternoon.

Onazi joins the Super Eagles after helping Trabzonspor secure a 2-2 draw at Besiktas in a Turkish topflight game on Sunday.

After a light workout on Tuesday morning, Gernot Rohr’s men will have their first training session at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in the evening by 5.30pm.

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A win or at least a draw for the Super Eagles will hand them a place in the 2018 Fifa World Cup billed for Russia.


Oghenekaro Etebo, Anthony Nwakaeme, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, John Ogu, Elderson Echiejile , Dele Ajiboye, John Mikel Obi, Odion Ighalo, Ahmed Musa, Leon Balogun, Shehu Abdullahi, Mikel Agu, Kelechi Iheanacho , Wilfred Ndidi and Ogenyo Onazi.