12 December 2012

Nigeria: Keshi Names Fegor, 23 Home-Based for AFCON Camp

Holidaying Norwegian midfield star, Fegor Ogude, has been called up to join home based professionals as preparations resumes on Sunday in Abuja for the Super Eagles ahead of the Nations Cup championship in South Africa.

Head Coach Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, who returned to the country from the United States on Tuesday also named the usual suspects like Chigozie Agbim, Daniel Akpeyi and new call up Femi Thomas of Enyimba fc all goalkeepers among the other 23 players that should come and battle for shirts ahead of the Nations Cup Championship in South Africa, that starts January 10.

The team is expected at its usual abode at the Bolton White Apartment, Zone 7,Abujaon Sunday, December 16, all players and officials are expected at the time and training will effectively starts on Monday, December 17.

The list of foreign based players is expected to be named in the week leading to Christmas, as the team is expected to travel by 27 December for the final phase of its camping inFaro,Portugal.

Team Scribe, Dayo Enebi Achor, warned that excuses will not be permitted for late arrival to camp of any invited player, because serious business has started for the Nations Cup championship. Below is the full list of invited players.



Agbim Chigozie -- Enugu Rangers FC

Akpeyi Daniel -- Heartland

Femi Thomas -- Enyimba


Oboabona Godfrey -- Sunshine Stars FC Egwuekwe Azubuike -- Warri Wolves FC

Zango Umar -- Kano Pillars FC

Benjamin Francis --

Heartland FC

Papa Idris -- Kano Pillars FC

Kwmbe Solomon -- Sunshine Stars FC

Kalu Orji -- HeartlandFC


Uzoenyi Ejike -- Rangers FC

Mba Sunday -- Rangers FC

Sunday Chinedu -- Rangers FC

Henry Uche -- Enyimba FC

Oduku Gomo -- Sharks FC

Ubale Mannir -- Kano Pillars FC

Reuben Gariel -- Kano Pillars FC

Asuquo Philip -- 3SC FC

Emeka Ezeh -- Rangers FC

Pius Samson -- Ranchers Bees FC

Gambo Mohammed -- Kano Pillars FC

Bunde Moses -- Lobi Stars FC

Anthony Okputu -- Lobi Stars FC


Fegor Ogude Valerenga FC Norway

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