Nigerian midfielder Azubuike Okechukwu demands Super Eagles call-up ahead of 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier doubleheader against Sierra Leone in March.
The 22-year-old midfielder who is currently on a season-long loan to Turkish Super Lig side Istanbul Basaksehir from Egyptian Premier League side Pyramids.
Okechukwu has revealed that deserves a return to Genort Rohr’s team have been playing a regular basis for Turkish Super Lig second place for the past months.
The Dream Team captain said via AOIFootball.com that he deserves a chance to fight for a shirt in the star-studded Super Eagles midfielder: “I’m going in the right direction now and having a good season and I think I deserve a call-up,”.
Okechukwu has featured 26 times in all competitions for Basaksehir as the Turkish club battle Sporting Lisbon in the Europa League last 32 first leg on Thursday night at José Alvalade Stadium.