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Victor Boniface, Jordan Torunarigha earn debut call as NFF release 23 man List to face Sao Tome

Super Eagles Gaffer has invited for the first time in form Striker Victor Boniface, Gift Orban and Belgium-based centre back Jordan Torunarigha among others to next weekend's Qualification series final-day encounter against Sao Tome and Principe in Uyo.

Peseiro who has just renewed his contract and is sure to continue as the Super Eagle Gaffer called three goalkeepers including home based Olorunleke Ojo, eight defenders, four midfielders, eight forwards for the game slated for Godswill Akpabio Stadium on Sunday, 10 September.

Nigeria on 12 points from the previous five matches are already guaranteed a place in the finals, but must earn at least a point to be sure of topping the group ahead of second placed Guinea Bissau , who are on 10 points and play at home to Sierra Leone in Bissau.

There are recalls also for Portugal-based left back Bruno Onyemaechi and defensive midfielder Raphael Onyedika.

Regular faces in the camp like Victor Osimehn , Samuel Chukwueze, Taiwo Awoniyi, Captain Trust Ekong, Iheanacho , Wilfred Ndidi were not also left out in the list

The full list as release by the NFF official handle are;


Francis Uzoho (Omonia FC , Cyprus)

Olorunleke Ojo(Enyimba fc, Nigeria)

Adebayo Adeleke ( Hapoel Jerusalem, Isreal)


Olaoluwa Aina (Nottingham Forest, England)

Tyronne Ebuehi (Empoli fc, Italy)

Jordan Torunarigha (KAA Gent, Belgium)

William Ekong (PAOK fc, Greece)

Semi Ajayi (West Bromich Albion, England)

Jamiu Collins (Cardiff fc, Wales)

Bruno Onyemaechi (Boavista fc, Portugal)


Wilfred Ndidi (Leceister City, England)

Rapheai Onyedika (Club Brugge, Belgium)

Joe Ayodele- Aribo ( Southampton fc, England)

Frank Onyeka (Brendford fc , England)


Kelechi Iheanacho (Leceister City , England)

Samuel Chukwueze (AC Milan , Italy)

Moses Simon (Fc Nantes, France)

Adekola Lookman (Atlanta fc, Italy)

Victor Osimehn (Napoli fc, Italy)

Taiwo Awoniyi ( Nottingham Forest , England)

Gift Orban (KAA Gent, Belgium)

Victor Boniface (Bayer Leverkusen, Germany)

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