Wednesday, 19 June 2013
Keshi Names Norway-Based Fegor Ogude And 23 Home-Based Players For Super Eagles AFCON Camp
Nigerian Super Eagles coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi has invited Norway-based midfielder, Fegor Ogude to join home-based professionals as preparations resumes on Sunday in Abuja for the Super Eagles training camp ahead of the Nations Cup championship in South Africa.
Mr. Keshi who recently returned from the United States on Tuesday also named regulars like Chigozie Agbim, Daniel Akpeyi and Femi Thomas of Enyimba FC, all three players are goalkeepers.
Fegor who on holidays in Nigeria will join 23 other players in preparation for the African Nations Cup Championship in South Africa starting in January 2013.
The team members will converge at the Bolton White Apartment, Zone 7, Abuja on Sunday, December 16, all players and officials are expected at the convergence center. Training will effectively starts on Monday, December 17.
Foreign-based players are expected to be named before Christmas as the team is expected to travel to its final training camp in Faro, Portugal on December 27 2012.
Team secretary, Dayo Enebi Achor warned that late arrival to camp of any invited player will not be permitted.
Below is the full list of invited players.
HOME BASED PLAYERS
AGBIM CHIGOZIE -ENUGU RANGERS FC
AKPEYI DANIEL -HEARTLAND FC
FEMI THOMAS -ENYIMBA FC
OBOABONA GODFREY I -SUNSHINE STARS FC
EGWUEKWE AZUBUIKE E -WARRI WOLVES FC
ZANGO UMAR -KANO PILLARS FC
BENJAMIN FRANCIS -HEARTLAND FC
PAPA IDRIS -KANO PILLARS FC
KWAMBE SOLOMON -SUNSHINE STARS FC
KALU ORJI -HEARTLAND FC
MIDFIELDERS AND FORWARDS
UZOENYI EJIKE C -RANGERS FC
MBA SUNDAY -RANGERS FC
SUNDAY CHINEDU -RANGERS FC
HENRY UCHE I -ENYIMBA FC
ONDUKU GOMO -SHARKS FC
UBALE MANNIR -KANO PILLARS
REUBEN GABRIEL -KANO PILLARS
ASUQUO PHILIP -3SC, IBADAN
EMEKA EZEH -RANGERS FC
PIUS SAMSON -RANCHERS BEES FC
GAMBO MOHAMMED -KANO PILLARS FC
BUNDE MOSES -LOBI STARS FC
ANTHONY OKPUTU -LOBI STARS FC
FEGOR OGUDE -VALERENGA FC, NORWAY