AFCON Update: Nigeria Unveils Final 23

KeshiNigeria coach Stephen Keshi announced his final 23-member team for the Africa Cup of Nations after a goalless draw with first-timers Cape Verde on Wednesday night.

Nigeria were held to a goalless draw by the new entrants on Wednesday night in a dull match but coach Keshi has managed to put together a team that will compete at the competition in South Africa.

The Super Eagles will face Zambia, the African champions, in Group C of the preliminaries where Ethiopia and Burkina Faso also find a placing.

Keshi’s team, like all Group C competitors, will be based in Nelspruit. His team still has some friendlies one of which is against Liberia.

Final Super Eagles Team

Goalkeepers: Vincent Enyeama, Austin Ejide, Chigozie Agbim.

Defenders: Elderson Echiejile, Juwon Oshaniwa, Joseph Yobo, Efe Ambrose, Azubuike Egwuekwe, Godfrey Oboabona and Kenneth Omeruo.

Midfielders: John Mikel Obi, Nosa Igiebor, Ogenyi Onazi,Obiora Nwankwo, Fegor Ogude, Reuben Gabriel

Forwards: Ahmed Musa, Emmanuel Emenike, Victor Moses, Sunday Mba, Ikechukwu Uche, Raheem Lawal, Ejike Uzoenyi.


  1. Spyglass

    We’ll sort this ka squad out

  2. samson

    Why do keshi drop brown ideye whom is one of the hottest strikers in ukrain leagues now

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