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NFF recall Osimhen for 2023 Africa Cup Qualifiers

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The Nigeria National Team has recalled Napoli prime striker, Victor Osimhen for next year Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against two matches; Sao Tome and Sierra Leone.

The Country top player is one of several footballer who did not outline in the National team friendlies in US, but have now been chosen for the AC qualifiers

Others are Shehu Abdullahi; Leon Balogun; Sadiq Umar ; Ahmed Musa; Zaidu Sanusi and goalkeeper Adebayo Adeleye.

Some players from local team like Sani Faisal, the Katsina defender and Adewale Adeyinka, the goalkeeper of Akwa United were part of the squad for Mexico and Ecuador in the United States friendly matches.

Sierra leone will be hosted in Nigeria in June 9 before going to Morocco for June 14 Sao Tome and Principe in GROUP A tie.