Rohr releases 24-man list to tackle Algeria

Rohr releases 24-man list to tackle Algeria

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Technical adviser of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has released a 24-man list for next month’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying clash against Algeria.

The list contains regular names as Rohr has opted to keep faith with the same side that beat Zambia 2-1 earlier this month. The likes team captain, John Mikel Obi, vice captain Ahmed Musa, Manchester City sensation, Kelechi Iheanacho, Goalkeeper Karl Ikeme, have all been called up.

The full squad:

Goalkeepers
Carl Ikeme (Wolverhampton Wanderers, England); Ikechukwu Ezenwa (FC IfeanyiUbah); Dele Alampasu (FC Cesarense, Portugal)

Defenders
Leon Balogun (FSV Mainz 05, Germany); William Paul 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 Muhammed (Istanbul Basaksehir, Turkey); Elderson Echiejile (Standard Liege, Belgium), Kingsley Madu (SV Zulte Waregem, Belgium)

Midfielders
Mikel John Obi (Chelsea FC, England); Ogenyi Onazi (Trabzonspor FC, Turkey); Wilfred Ndidi (KRC Genk, Belgium); Oghenekaro Etebo (CD Feirense, Portugal); John Ogu (Hapoel Be’er Sheva, Israel)

Forwards
Ahmed Musa (Leicester City, England); Kelechi Iheanacho (Manchester City, England); Moses Simon (KAA Gent, Belgium); Victor Moses (Chelsea FC, England); Odion Ighalo (Watford FC, England); Brown Ideye (Olympiacos FC, Greece); Alex Iwobi (Arsenal FC, England)

The Super Eagles, who sit top of Group B will take on the Fennecs of Algeria at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium on Saturday, November 12.

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