Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has handed late invitation to Spartak Trnava of Slovakia defender Anthony Izuchukwu ahead of his side’s friendlies against Cameroon, reports Completesports.com.
The 23-year-old arrived the team’s camp in Vienna, Austria on Wednesday night increasing the number of players in camp to 21.
Izuchukwu was drafted in following the withdrawal of the trio of Ola Aina, Semi Ajayi and Tyronne Ebuehi from the games.
The centre-back’s arrival increased the number of defenders in the team to six.
The player, who has been capped three times at the U-23 level by Nigeria made 29 league appearances for Spartak Trnava in the just concluded season.
William Troost-Ekong, Chidozie Awaziem, Shehu Abdullahi, Jamilu Coliins and Valentine Ozorwanfor are the other defenders in the team.