Full List: Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr recalls Kelechi Iheanacho for Nigeria’s friendly match against Ukraine

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has recalled Leicester striker, Kelechi Iheanacho for next month’s international friendly match against Ukraine after he was dropped from the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.


Ukraine will host the Super Eagles on September 10 with coach Gernot Rohr sticking with the core of the squad which finished third at the Nations Cup last month.


The squad includes five other England-based players; Iheanacho’s Leicester teammate Wilfred Ndidi, new Everton signing Alex Iwobi, Brighton defender Leon Balogun, West Brom’s Semi Ajayi and Stoke midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo.


Rohr also recalled Benfica defender Tyronne Ebuehi, who has recovered from a long-term injury, and called up uncapped striker Joe Aribo from Scottish giants Rangers as well as teenage goalkeeper Maduka Okoye, who plays for German club Fortuna Dusseldorf.

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