Leicester duo Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi are to lead Super Eagles player that will storm the national team camp in Uyo on Monday ahead Nigeria’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Mediterranean Knights of Libya.
Watford player Isaac Success has made it to the country already.
Also expected in the camp on Monday are Kenneth Omeruo, Leon Balogun, William Troost-Ekong, Shehu Abdullahi, Oghenekaro Etebo, Ahmed Musa, Moses Simon, Henry Onyekuru, Semi Ajayi, Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Ola Aina.
Nigeria will host the first leg at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo on Saturday, October 13 with the reverse fixture billed for the 18,000 –capacity Stade Taïeb Mhiri in the city of Sfax, Tunisia on Tuesday.
Other players in the squad are Odion Ighalo, Ogenyi Onazi, Brian Idowu, Jamilu Collins, Alex Iwobi, Samuel Kalu, Francis Uzoho and Daniel Akpeyi are expected to arrive before the team’s first training session on Tuesday.