Nigeria playing squad for Saturday’s 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifiers against Libya in Uyo have risen to 22, with the arrival of stand-in captain Ahmed Musa, Alex Iwobi and a host of others.
The massive additions enabled coach Gernot Rohr the luxury of choosing from a large set-up for Tuesday evening's training at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium's training pitch as the Super Eagles prepare to do battle with the Group E leaders.
Goalkeepers Francis Uzoho, Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Daniel Akpeyi are part of the latest players to join the party at the Ibom Meridien Hotels and Resort.
Wing-back Bryan Idowu and striker Odion Ighalo are scheduled to join the squad on Wednesday while Libya's 54-man delegate will fly into the Ibom International Airport, Uyo on Thursday.
Squad in camp:
Goalkeepers : Francis Uzoho, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Daniel Akpeyi
Defenders : William Ekong, Semi Ajayi, Leon Balogun, Olaoluwa Aina, Jamilu Collins, Abdullahi Shehu, Chidozie Awaziem, Kenneth Omeruo
Midfielders : Wilfred Ndidi, Samuel Kalu, Ogenyi Onazi, John Ogu, Oghenekaro Etebo
Forwards : Isaac Success, Alex Iwobi, Moses Simon, Henry Onyekuru, Kelechi Iheanacho.
Expected in on Wednesday : Bryan Idowu and Odion Ighalo