12 December 2012

Nigeria: Keshi Jets in, to Unveil Home Eagles List

Super Eagles Head Coach, Stephen Keshi who returned to the country Tuesday night is expected to release a 24-man home-based players list for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations preliminary camping billed to begin on Monday, December 17.

The quartet of Chigozie Agbim, Azubuike Egwueke, Sunday Mba and Solomon Kwambe top the list of invited players Keshi is expected to release in Abuja Wednesday afternoon.

"A list of the home-based players will be made public on Wednesday (today) to begin preparations for the Nations Cup," a top Glass House source revealed last night on telephone.

The team is expected to resume at the Bolton White Apartments in Abuja before the final camping in Faro, Portugal.

Nigeria is drawn in Group C alongside title holder, Zambia, Burkina Faso and Ethiopia at the 2013 AFCON scheduled to begin on January 19 in Nelpruit, South Africa.

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