Inform Watford striker Odion Ighalo, along withFC Cologne forward Anthony Ujah will lead the Super Eagles attack in today’s international friendly match against the Cranes of Uganda at the Akwa Ibom International Stadium in Uyo, Completesportsnigeria.com has reliably gathered.
Lille Metropole goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama who will captain the team on his 100th cap for the three time African champions is in goal as stand-in Super Eagles Coach Daniel Amokachi unveils a formidable squad for the duel against the Milutin Sredojevic’s side.
Amokachi also handed debuts to the trio of Heartland’s defender Nelson Ogbonnaya and Chima Akas from Sharks FC.
The quartet of Leon Balogun, Nelson Ogbonnaya, Kenneth Omeruo and Chima Akas are to hold forth in the defence while Ogenyi Onazi and Hope Akpan will anchor the team midfield with Sone Aluko starring in the play-making role.
In attack, the trio of Ahmed Musa, Anthony Ujah and Odion Ighalo will be heavily relied on to deliver the goals.
Super Eagles Starting XI: Enyeama (c); Balogun ,Ogbonnaya, Omeruo, Akas; Onazi, Akpan, Aluko; Musa, Ighalo and Ujah.