Siasia has final select his over age player


Nigeria U-23s coach Samson Siasia has picked Super Eagles stars Mikel Obi, Odion Ighalo and South Africa-based goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi as the three over-aged players for his squad for the Rio 2016 Olympics in Brazil.

Siasia who is currently in Port Harcourt for the Joseph Yobo testimonial got the approval to name current Nigeria skipper Mikel from the Chelsea for the Games during the coach’s recent visit to Chelsea’s Cobhams training ground this month, it was also gathered.

But Siasia may miss the services of Arsenal’s teenage star Alex Iwobi, as Arsenal are yet to clear the youngster

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Possible Wilson

Am sure they can still do without him in the match…

Anthony Dugbo
Anthony Dugbo

Siasia denied the report. It is only a matter of time.