Coach Salisu Yusuf has released a 30-man list of players for the 2019 CHAN Tournament in Morocco next year.
Head Coach of the Home-based Super Eagles, Coach Salisu Yusuf has released a preliminary list of 30 players that will represent Nigeria at the fifth African Nations Championship (CHAN) to be held in Morocco from January 13 to February 4, 2019.
Star Goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa heads the team as they hope to go for glory in Morocco.
The 30-man list is penultimate to the final 23-man list that will be registered and camped for the Tournament proper in the North-African country.
Other regular starters for the Home-based Eagles included in the list are Stephen Eze, Osas Okoro, Rabiu Ali, Ifeanyi Ifeanyi and MFM FC hotshot, Sikiru Olatubosun.
The Home-based Eagles are drawn in Group C alongside 2014 Champions Libya, Rwanda and 2016 hosts, Equatorial Guinea.
The Group C matches will be played in Tangiers.
Click here to read the full group pairings, match venues, match times and all other details of the 2019 African Nations Championship (CHAN).
This is the Full List of the 30 Players called up by Coach Salisu Yusuf.
Goalkeepers: Ikechukwu Ezenwa; Dele Ajiboye; Theophilus Afelokhai
Defenders: Stephen Eze; Osas Okoro; Daniel Itodo; Adeleye Olamilekan; Kalu Orji Okogbue; Ifeanyi Nweke; Nasiru Sani; Timothy Danladi
Midfielders: Afeez Aremu; Raphael Ayagwa; Ifeanyi Ifeanyi; Rabiu Ali; Destiny Ashadi; Dayo Ojo; Emeka Atuloma; Douglas Achiv; Austine Oladapo; Abdulkadir Zango
Forwards: Sikiru Olatubosun; Kingsley Eduwo; Peter Eneji; Anthony Okpotu; Joseph Osadiaye; Sunday Faleye; Victor Mbaoma; Mustapha Ibrahim; Gabriel Okechukwu