Super Eagles star says no hard feelings after World Cup snub

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Super Eagles star says no hard feelings after World Cup snub

The 25-year old was involved in the goal against Zambia that sealed Nigeria's qualification for the World Cup, and barring any unforseen circumstance, should make the final 23-man squad to Russian Federation.

The Two-time World Cup veteran who spoke on a popular radio station monitored in Lagos said the society should not suggest for the Eagles goalkeepers trainers and the team handler, Gernot Rohr since they want the best for the country. "I wish all the invited players best of luck", told ScoreNigeria.

"I have known him years back even in our local Nnaka League to be a great player that will go places".

"I pray he joins other great and wonderful players in the team to make Nigerians proud, " he added.

There were few surprises in the 30-man provisional list submitted by the Super Eagles Manager, Gernot Rohr, in preparation for the Russian Federation 2018 FIFA World Cup.

It included Goalkeepers - Francis Uzoho, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Daniel Akpeyi and Dele Ajiboye.

Regulars such as John Obi Mikel, Victor Moses, William Troost-Ekong and defensive partner Leon Balogun made the cut.

The list also includes defenders William Ekong, Kenneth Omeruo and Olaoluwa Aina, midfielders Wilfred Ndidi, Joel Obi and John Ogu and forwards Kelechi Iheanacho, Moses Simon and Alex Iwobi.

NAN reports that the 2018 FIFA World would hold in Russian Federation from June 14 to July 15.

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