Moses, Ogu Return As Rohr Invites 24 Eagles For Algeria


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By Andah John

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has called up Victor Moses, John Ogu, and Oghenekaro Etebo as part of the 24-man list for the November 12 FIFA World Cup qualifying game against the Fennec Foxes of Algeria in Uyo.

The German also extended invitations to Den Haag of the Netherlands defender Tyrone Ebuehi, and Granada’s Uche Agbo.

Watford FC striker Odion Ighalo returns to the side after missing the 2-1 win at Zambia due to bereavement.

There is, however, no changes in the goalkeeping position as Carl Ikeme, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, and Dele Alampasu all kept their places.

Nigeria currently top Group B of the African qualifiers with three points, followed by Cameroon and Algeria with one point each, while Zambia sit at the bottom pointless.

Full list of players


Carl Ikeme (Wolverhampton Wonderers, England)

Ikechukwu Ezenwa (FC Ifeanyiubah, Nigeria)

Dele Alampasu (FC Cesarense, Portugal)


Leon Balogun (FSV Mainz 05, Germany)

William Troost-Ekong (Haugesund FC, Norway)

Kenneth Omeruo (Alanyaspor FC, Turkey)

Uche Henry Agbo (Granada FC, Spain)

Tyrone Ebuehi (ADO Den Haag, the Netherlands)

Abdullahi Shehu (Anorthosis Famagusta, Cyprus)

Musa Muhammad (Istanbul Basaksehir, Turkey)

Elderson Echiejile (Standard Liege, Belgium)

Kingsley Madu (SV Zulte Waregem, Belgium)


John Obi Mikel (Chelsea, England)

Ogenyi Onazi (Trabzonspor FC, Turkey)

Wilfred Ndidi (KRC Genk, Belgium)

Oghenekaro Etebo (CD Feirense, Portugal)

John Ogu (Hapoel Be’er Sheva, Israel)

Kelechi Iheanacho (Manchester City, England)


Ahmed Musa (Leicester City, England)

Victor Moses (Chelsea FC, England)

Moses Simon (KAA Gent, Belgium)

Odion Ighalo (Watford FC, England)

Brown Ideye (Olympiakos FC, Greece)

Alex Iwobi (Arsenal FC, England)

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