Final 25-man squad list for Nigeria confirmed ahead of AFCON 2023


The final 25-man squad list for the Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of the Africa Cup Of Nations competition (AFCON 2023), has been confirmed as the tournament draws closer.

The final list was confirmed in an official announcement on social media platforms today, Friday, December 29, 2023. The list sees top figures such as William Troost Ekong and Ahmed Musa both receive call-ups for the Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of the AFCON tournament which is scheduled to kick off in January 2024.

Francis Uzoho still remains in goal for Nigeria with Maduka Okoye not making the shortlist at all.

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Here is the 25-man squad list for Nigeria ahead of AFCON 2023:

Goalkeepers: Stanley Nwabili (Chippa United, South Africa); Francis Uzoho (Omonia FC, Cyprus); Olorunleke Ojo (Enyimba FC) 

Defenders: Olaoluwa Aina (Nottingham Forest, England); Chidozie Awaziem (Boavista FC, Portugal); Bright Osayi-Samuel (Fenerbahce FC, Turkey); William Troost-Ekong (PAOK Salonika, Greece); Bruno Onyemaechi (Boavista FC, Portugal); Kenneth Omeruo (Kasimpasa FC, Turkey); Oluwasemilogo Ajayi (West Bromwich Albion, England); Calvin Bassey (Fulham FC, England); Zaidu Sanusi (FC Porto, Portugal) 

Midfielders: Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester City, England); Raphael Onyedika (Club Brugge, Belgium); Joe Ayodele-Aribo (Southampton FC, England); Frank Onyeka (Brentford FC, England); Alex Iwobi (Fulham FC, England)

Forwards: Ahmed Musa (Sivasspor K, Turkey); Victor Osimhen (Napoli SC, Italy); Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester City, England); Sadiq Umar (Real Sociedad, Spain); Moses Simon (FC Nantes, France); Ademola Lookman (Atalanta FC, Italy); Samuel Chukwueze (AC Milan, Italy); Victor Boniface (Bayer Leverkusen, Germany)

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