AFCON Qualifier: Rohr To Start Iheanacho, Etebo, Others Against Sierra Leone

AFCON Qualifier: Rohr To Start Iheanacho, Etebo, Others Against Sierra Leone 2
Super Eagles Head Coach, Gernot Rohr, sits beside a Nigerian participant at one of many dressing rooms on the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City, the Edo State capital.

 

Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr, has chosen Leicester City ahead, Kelechi Iheanacho, and Galatasaray midfielder, Peter Etebo, to begin Tuesday’s match in opposition to Sierra Leone.

Both males and 9 different gamers are on the primary staff for the second-leg of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier match in opposition to the Leone Stars.

The line-up of the Nigerian staff was revealed by way of the Super Eagles’ verified Twitter deal with.

According to the tweet, Iheanacho will play alongside Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa (Al-Nassr FC), and Samuel Chukwueze (Villarreal CF), within the ahead function.

They shall be supported by the trio of Etebo, in addition to Alex Iwobi (Everton) and Joe Aribo (Rangers), within the midfield.

Kevin Akpoguma (Hoffenheim), Leon Balogun (Rangers), William Troost-Ekong (Watford), and Ola Aina (Fulham), are on the defence, to help goalkeeper Maduka Okoye.

Those on the bench embody Daniel Akpeyi (Kaizer Chiefs), Sebastian Osigwe (FC Lugano), Chidera Ejuke (CSKA Moscow), Jamiu Collins (SC Paderborn 07), and Shehu Abdullahi (Omonia Nicosia).

Others are Emmanuel Bonaventure (Club Brugge), Zaidu Sanusi (FC Porto), Paul Onuachu (KRC Genk), Chidozie Awaziem (Boavista FC), Tyronne Ebuehi (Twente), and Semi Ajayi (West Brom).

The match is scheduled to kick off by 5pm (Nigerian time) on the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown, the capital metropolis of Sierra Leone.

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AFCON Qualifier: Rohr To Start Iheanacho, Etebo, Others Against Sierra Leone

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