of a total of 30 players believed to be the best bunch of Nigerian boys under
the age of 20 for the training camp in Germany to step up preparations ahead of
the upcoming FIFA under-20 World Cup in New Zealand.
been runners-up twice in 1989 and 2005. This will be the twentieth edition of
final list of 21 players to be submitted to FIFA on the 15th of May. The tournament
proper is from May 30 to June 20.
cut as well as Olorunleke Ojo who has been impressive for Giwa FC in the
Nigerian Premier Football league this season.
City and Musa Yahaya of Tottenham Hotspur both in England were also invited. There’s
room also for young strikers Taiwo Awoniyi, Success Isaac and Kelechi Iheanacho.
(Football College Academy); Joshua Enaholo (MFM FC); Olorunleke Ojo (Giwa FC)
Bashiru (MFM FC); Zaharaddeen Bello (Dabo Babes Academy); Musa Muhammed (FC
Heart Academy); Abdullahi Mustapha (Spotlight FC); Onyinye Ndidi (KRC Genk,
Belgium); Samuel Okon (Greater Tomorrow Academy); Prince Omego (Apapa Golden
Bulbwa (Shuttle Sports Academy); Akinjide Idowu (Nigeria Young Academy);
Ifeanyi Ifeanyi (Water FC); Wasiu Jimoh (Kwara Academy); Ifeanyi Mathew
(El-Kanemi Warriors); Chidiebere Nwakali (Manchester City, England); Kingsley
Sokari (Enyimba FC); Musa Yahaya (Tottenham Hotspur, England)
Awoniyi (Imperial Academy); Chidera Ezeh (FC Porto, Portugal); Saviour Godwin
(FC Sports); Kelechi Iheanacho (Manchester City, England); Success Isaac
(Granada FC, Spain); Christian Pyagbara (Dolphins FC); Usman Sale (Wikki
Tourists); Moses Simon (KAA Gent, Belgium).
against former champions Brazil, North Korea, and Hungary.
Taranaki, New Plymouth on June 1, 2015.