CHAN Eagles off to Burkina Faso Thursday
N i g e r i a ’ s home-based team will depart for Burkina Faso on Thursday for a return leg 2016 CHAN qualifier.
Nigeria defeated Les Etalons 2-0 on Saturday in Port Harcourt and the overall winners of this
fixture will qualify for next year’s CHAN in Rwanda.
A squad of 18 players from the 23 in the training camp will be named for the trip to Ouagadougou.
It has been gathered coach Sunday Oliseh will stick with the team who were involved in the first leg in Port Harcourt.
and Femi Thomas, defenders Austin Oboroakpo, Chima Akas, Orji Kalu, Jamiu Alimi as well as midfielders Bature Yaro, Ifeanyi Matthew, Usman Mohammed and Paul Onobi will make the trip.
Strikers Gbolahan Salami, Chisom Chikatara, Ezekiel Bassey and Osas Okoro have also been penciled down for the trip.