- At least 15 Super Eagles players have landed in Uyo on Monday, October 2, as at 10pm (Nigerian time)
- The 15 players immediately went straight to team’s Ibom Le Meridian Hotel Uyo camp
- Nigeria's Super Eagles will face the Chipolopolo of Zambia in a crucial World Cup qualifier game, on Saturday, October 2
At least 15 Super Eagles players have arrived at the team’s Ibom Le Meridian Hotel Uyo camp ahead of Saturday’s crucial 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Zambia.
NAIJ.com had earlier reported that at least 14 players will hit camp before the end of the day.
Ifeanyi Ubah shot stopper Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Plateau United first choice goalkeeper Dele Ajiboye were the early birds in camp.
Soon after, Hapoel Beer Sheva duo of John Ogu and Anthony Nwakaeme breezed into the team’s hotel, along with the duo of Elderson Echiejile and Oghenekaro Etebo.
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Hours later, Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel arrived alongside Odion Ighalo, Kelechi Iheanacho and others.
Nigeria’s Super Eagles lead Group B with ten points, three more than Zambia who they host on Saturday, October 7, at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium Uyo.
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