The Super Eagles camp is bubbling and almost full as two more invited Super Eagles stars joined the team’s Le Meridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort camp, bringing the total number of players in camp to twenty-seven.
The new players in camp are Leicester City striker Ahmed Musa and Bursaspor defender Abdullahi Shehu, Gernot Rohr will be delighted to have these two players in camp as the team intensifies preparation for the World Cup in Russia.
Seventeen Super Eagles players trained on Tuesday morning at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium and those that participated in Tuesday’s morning training session were Francis Uzoho, Dele Ajiboye, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Daniel Akpeyi, Elderson Echiejile, Tyronne Ebuehi, William Troost-Ekong, Ola Aina, Stephen Eze, Junior Lokosa, Eddy Onazi, Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho, Alex Iwobi, Kenneth Omeruo, Chidozie Awaziem and Oghenekaro Etebo.
While eight players Odion Ighalo, Brian Idowu, Simeon Tochukwu Nwankwo, Leon Balogun, Uche Agbo, Joel Obi, Mikel Agu and Moses Simon were engaged in an indoor training session held at the hotel premises on Tuesday evening.
All twenty-seven players in camp are expected to take part in this morning training session at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, as the coaches fine-tune their strategies for a successful World Cup campaign in Russia.
The three players left to join the team in Uyo are Captain JohnObi Mikel, Victor Moses and John Ogu, who is arriving from Israel after playing for Hapoel Beer Sheva in a league match two days ago.