Rohr picks Sanusi, Akpoguma, Musa, Ekong, Etebo, 19 others for battles against Sierra Leone

Rohr picks Sanusi, Akpoguma, Musa, Ekong, Etebo, 19 others for battles against Sierra Leone

Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has called up Captain Ahmed Musa, defender William Ekong, midfield enforcer Oghenekaro Etebo and 21 others for next month’s 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying quick-fire double against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone. Defenders Kenneth Omeruo, Leon Balogun and Chidozie Awaziem, midfielder Alex Iwobi and forwards Moses Simon, Samuel Chukwueze and Chidera Ejuke are also called. Nigeria’s leading marksman in the series, Victor Osimhen returns after missing out of this month’s friendlies against Algeria and Tunisia, just as midfielder Joseph Ayodele-Aribo and South Africa –based…

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NFF/Aiteo awards: Musa deserves Best Player award- Rohr

NFF/Aiteo awards: Musa deserves Best Player award- Rohr

  Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has hailed the choice of Eagles’ stand in Captain Ahmed Musa as the winner of the Aiteo/NFF’s Best Player of the Year Award. The Al Nassr of Saudi Arabia striker won the award ahead of Arsenal FC of England striker Alex Iwobi and Leicester midfielder Wilfred Ndidi in Monday’s awards held at the Eko Hotels and Suites. Rohr who has been working with Musa since after the Russia 2018 World Cup when team Captain John Mikel Obi has been indisposed has seen enough…

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International friendly: Rohr confirms Musa’s absence, Moses to replace him as Ekong captains Eagles against Egypt 

International friendly: Rohr confirms Musa’s absence, Moses to replace him as Ekong captains Eagles against Egypt 

Super Eagles’ stand in Captain Ahmed Musa has been excused by Eagles Manager Gernot Rohr to return to his Saudi Arabia club Al- Nassr to help the team beat league leaders Al-Hilal in a top of the table cracker in the Saudi Arabia Professional League match fixed for this Friday. Musa who was relied on to lead the Eagles to victory in an international friendly against the visiting Pharaohs of Egypt in Asaba, Delta State had to leave Asaba Sunday evening in order to get to Saudi Arabia on time…

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