Rohr Reacts To Eagles Win Over Seychelles
Nigeria lost 2-0 to South Africa in their first game of the qualifier. Image: Kigigist

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has handed callups to the all-time record scorer in the Nigeria Professional Football League, Mfon Udoh, and four other home-based stars for a friendly against Liberia.

Nigeria will take on the Lone Star on Tuesday, three days after dispatching hosts Seychelles 3-0 in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.

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Udoh scored 23 goals for Enyimba in the 2013/2014 NPFL season (photo courtesy Twitter)
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Also making the cut of 18 players are goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa, defenders Adeleye Olamilekan and Ebube Duru as well as striker Sunday Adetunji.

The match is in celebration of Liberia President and former World Footballer of the Year, George Weah.

Full list

Goalkeepers: Ikechukwu Ezenwa (Enyimba FC); Daniel Akpeyi (Chippa United, South Africa).

Defenders: Semi Ajayi (Rotherham United, England); Chidozie Awaziem (FC Porto, Portugal); Adeleye Olamilekan (FC IfeanyiUbah); Jamilu Collins (SC Padeborn 07, Germany); Ebube Duru (Lobi Stars.

Midfielders: Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester City, England); Oghenekaro Etebo (Stoke City FC, England); John Ogu (Hapoel Be’er Sheva, Israel); Kelechi Nwakali (FC Porto, Portugal); Joel Obi (AC Chievo Verona, Italy).

Forwards: Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester City, England); Simeon Nwankwo (Crotone FC, Italy); Henry Onyekuru (Galatasaray SK, Turkey); Sunday Adetunji (Enyimba FC); Samuel Kalu (Bordeaux FC, France); Mfon Udoh (Enyimba FC).