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Aaron: I Will Work Hard To Justify My Eagles Call-up‎ After Standby Mode

Aaron: I Will Work Hard To Justify My Eagles Call-up‎ After Standby Mode

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Returnee Super Eagles and CSKA Moscow striker, Aaron Samuel has told Completesportsnigeria.com  that he is in top shape and ready to justify his late call-up to the national team.

In an exclusive chat  with Completesportsnigeria.com  few hours before boarding his flight in Moscow to Lagos on Sunday, the former Guangzhou RF striker said was is delighted to have been given the nod to report to the Super Eagles camp in Uyo after being placed on standby.
Aaron was called up by coach Geenot Rohr as a late replacement for Arsenal striker Alex Iwobi who was ruled out due to injury.‎He said paramount for him would be to prove his late Inclusion as Nigeria prepare to host Cameroon in a double header 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers in Uyo this Friday and Yaounde on September 4th.

“I am so excited, words can’t really express my feelings now, Aaron told Completesportsnigeria.com.

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” I really thank coach Rohr for this great opportunity. it cannot get better than this; I mean facing Cameroon.
“I am determined to work hard and justify my call-up and God willing, Cameroun will bite the dust.”The CSKA Moscow bulky striker last featured for Nigeria in Super Eagle’s 2016 AFCON  qualifier against South Africa in Uyo.

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  • #That good…..It’s disastrous to hear that Alex Iwobi will miss this match…The Nigeria Football Federation(NFF) should FOCUS more of convincing players like Tammy Abraham and Dominic Solanke to play for Nigeria…We’ve lost the likes of David Alaba,Hai Robson-Kanu,Dele Alli,Kylian Mbappe and the likes….We shouldn’t afford to miss more..¤

    • Peter Genger 4 years ago

      We didn’t loosen them. They didn’t just want to play for us. What is there in asking a player to feature for Nigeria and player accepting if not for the pride of Motherland. Even though ou political leadership is disastrous. Is Mbappe Nigerian?

  • Aaron Samuel is good choice ,he is smart and lucky.

  • Aaron Samuel is a good choice, he is smart and Lucky. Nig, 3 Cam 1,final scores.

  • ekereobong 4 years ago

    I think in a game like this a striker who is strong physically is needed to out class the Cameroonians n Aaron Samuel is a good inclusion.Rohr should look at him very well I hope he has something to offer.don’t forget that the Cameroonians will go with their normal physical style of play.

  • Olayode Oyebisi Emmanuel 4 years ago

    My prediction for this match.If Super Eagles can take their chances well,it will be NGR4-CMR0