Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Super Eagles arrive Atlanta ahead of international friendly against Mexico

Eagles
The Super Eagles of Nigeria have arrived Atlanta Geogia ahead of their international friendly against Mexico. Wednesday's game between both nations is highly important and delegations, officials and teams have arrived for the World Cup prep game.
The Super Eagles left Lagos on Sunday and arrived Atlanta international airport at 5.05 am local time. The Ambassador/Consul General, Ambassador Geoffrey I. Teneilae was there to receive the team and assured the Nigerian community in Atlanta to come out and support the Eagles.


FULL SQUADS

Nigeria

Goalkeepers: Vincent Enyeama (Lille FC, France); Austin Ejide (Hapoel Be'er Sheva, Israel)

Defenders: Elderson Echiejile (Monaco FC, France); Efe Ambrose (Celtic FC, Scotland); Godfrey Oboabona (Rizespor, Turkey); Azubuike Egwuekwe (Warri Wolves); Kenneth Omeruo (Middlesbrough FC, England); Juwon Oshaniwa (Ashdod FC, Israel); Joseph Yobo (Norwich City, England); Kunle Odunlami (Sunshine Stars)

Midfielders: John Mikel Obi (Chelsea FC, England); Ogenyi Onazi (SS Lazio, Italy); Ramon Azeez (Almeria FC, Spain); Shehu Abdullahi (Kano Pillars); Ejike Uzoenyi (Enugu Rangers)

Forwards: Ahmed Musa (CSKA Moscow, Russia); Shola Ameobi (Newcastle United, England); Victor Moses (Liverpool FC, England); Emmanuel Emenike (Fenerbahce FC. Turkey); Obinna Nsofor (Chievo Verona, Italy); *Bright Dike (Toronto FC, Canada), Imoh Ezekiel (Standard Liege, Belgium); Michel Uchebo (Cercle Brugge, Belgium)

Mexico

Goalkeepers: Jesús Corona - Cruz Azul, Moisés Muñoz - America, Guillermo Ochoa - Ajaccio

Defenders:Paul Aguilar - Latin, Enrique Pérez - Atlas, Juan Carlos Valenzuela - Latin, Hector Moreno - Espanyol Barcelona, Rafael Marquez - Leon, Diego Reyes - Porto, Francisco Javier Rodriguez - Latin, Miguel Ponce - Toluca, Layún Miguel - America

Midfielders: Andrés Guardado - Bayer Leverkusen, José Juan Vazquez - Leon, Hector Herrera – Porto, Juan Carlos Medina - America,Isaac Brizuela - Toluca, Javier Aquino - Villarreal, Carlos Peña - Leon,Luis Montes - Leon

Strikers: *Giovani dos Santos - Villarreal, Alan Pulido - Tigers, Oribe Peralta - Santos, Javier Hernandez - Manchester United

*Injured