Villarreal star earns Super Eagles call-up, Mikel out

Villarreal star earns Super Eagles call-up, Mikel out


Villarreal star Samuel Chukwueze get his first Super Eagles called-up after Gernot Rohr invites former Golden Eaglet forward alongside Victor Osimhen and midfielder Mikel Agu next month’s crucial 2019 AFCON qualifier in South Africa.

Again skipper Mikel Obi has been left out with notable big names missing of Ogenyi Onazi, Wilfred Ndidi but Injured Henry Onyekuru is one of five players placed on standby along with FC Porto defender Chidozie Awaziem and Nyima Nwagua, Sunday Adetunji and Junior Lokosa, who play in the NPFL.

Super Eagles battle South Africa in Johannesburg on November 17 in continuation of the qualifying tournament for the 2019 AFCON and they will also host Uganda in a friendly at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba three days later.

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