Iwobi, Osimhen and 18 others set to battle Togo


Iwobi lost his starting place at Arsenal after a flying start to the season

Super Eagles has continued to intensify training ahead of the International friendly game against the Hawks of Togo in Paris on Thursday.

The Franco-German coach, Gernot Rohr trained with 19 players on Tuesday morning, while Wolfsburg teenage star Victor Osimhen is expected to arrive in Paris on Tuesday night.

Victor Osimhen

Manchester City star, Kelechi Iheanacho that left the team camp after the Corsica game due to transfer speculations has returned to the team camp in Paris.

Alex Iwobi who won the English FA Cup with Arsenal at the weekend has also resumed training with the team in Paris. Leicester City Youth player of the player, Wilfred Ndidi and Austrian league top scorer Kayode Olarenwaju have also boosted the numbers in camp.

Nigeria will face Togo on Thursday at the Stade Municipal de Saint Leu La Foret, Paris.

Kayode Olarenwaju

The Super Eagles gaffer is expected to release a fresh squad after the game on Thursday for the AFCON qualifier against South Africa in Uyo on June 10th.

Players in camp for Togo friendly:

Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Dele Alampasu, Tyronne Ebuehi, Shehu Abdullahi, Elderson Echiejile, Sikiru Olatunbosun, William Troost-Ekong, Chidozie Awaziem, Uch Agbo, Mikel Agu, Etebo Oghenekaro, Ibarhim Alhassan, Alex Iwobi, Ahme Musa, Kayode Olanrewaju, Henry Onyekuru, Wilfred Ndidi, Stephen Odey, Kelechi Iheanacho.

Expected Tonight: Victor Osimhen from Germany.

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