The Super Eagles team to Algiers comprises of two professional only , majority of the players were local players, yet we played in the final of that same tournament with host nation beating the Super Eagles in the first match of the tournament and the final.
Solid squad of great players playing in local league. The two foreign base players includes Rashidi Yekini playing in Ivory coast and Friday Elaho only player playing in Europe Denmark precisely.
Below are the list of players who made the squad today we have 24 players out of 25 players invited to Nation Cup as foreigh base player only Ikechukwu Ezenwa is the only local player playing in NPFL.
1. Aloysius Agu – ACB Lagos.
2. Andrew Uwe – KSV Roesoder Belgium.
3. Late Abdul Aminu – El Kanemi Maiduguri.
4. Ademola Adeshina – Shooting Stars Ibadan.
5. Ben Iroha – Iwuanyanwu Owerri.
6. Uche Okechukwu – Iwuanyanwu Owerri.
7. Isaac Semitoje – Bendel Insurance Benin.
8. Late Herbert Anijekwu – Enugu Rangers.
9. Wasiu Ipaye – First Bank Lagos.
10. Late Thompson Oliha – Iwuanyanwu Owerri.
11. Tajudeen Oyekanmi – Ranchers Bees Kaduna.
12. Ayodele Ogunlana – Ranchers Bees Kaduna.
13. Moses Kpakpor – BCC Lions Gboko.
14. Emmanuel Okocha – Enugu Rangers.
15. Baldwin Bazuaye – Bendel Insurance Benin.
16. Late Rashidi Yekini – Africa Sports Abidjan.
17. Daniel Amokachi – Ranchers Bees Kaduna.
18. Friday Elaho – Brondby Denmark.
Coach : Clemens Westerhof.