PICS: 21 Super Eagles stars train ahead of Brazil showdown
Super Eagles By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 11/10/2019
Twenty-one Super Eagles players train for the first time in Singapore ahead of Brazil showdown on Sunday at the National Stadium in Kallang.The three-Africa Champions want to revenge after the five-time World Champions smashed Nigeria in their first-ever senior contest 3-0 in Abuja back in June 2003 with Ronaldinho inspired the victor at the Moshood Abiola Stadium.Super Eagles players with Gernot Rohr and his coaching crew were currently training at the Bukit Gombak Stadium with evening section to take place later as they continue their preparation for the game, which will take place on Sunday at the Singapore National Stadium. Kick-off is 1 pm Nigerian time.
Efosa Solomon-Otabor, Peter Olayinka and Okoye Maduka are hoping to make their national team debut but Tyronne Ebuehi and Ramon Azeez also make a return to the national set-up, while Abdullahi Shehu, Chidozie Awaziem and Wilfred Ndidi are back after missing the 2-2 draw with Ukraine in Dnipro last month.