Super Eagles Unveil Squad for 2026 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers
Jose Peseiro, has announced a 23-man Super Eagles squad for the upcoming 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches against Lesotho and Zimbabwe.
●9th November 2023
Super Eagles Head Coach, Jose Peseiro, has unveiled a 23-man squad for the upcoming 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Lesotho and Zimbabwe. The roster includes key players like goalkeeper Maduka Okoye, defenders Kenneth Omeruo and Olaoluwa Aina, midfielders Alex Iwobi and Frank Onyeka, as well as forwards Moses Simon, Kelechi Iheanacho, and Taiwo Awoniyi.
The squad also sees the return of defender Jamilu Collins after injury layoffs, along with first-time call-ups for Bayer Leverkusen forward Nathan Tella. Notable inclusions are striker Sadiq Umar and midfielder Raphael Onyedika.
The Super Eagles will initiate their 2026 FIFA World Cup qualification campaign with a match against Lesotho at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo, followed by an away clash against Zimbabwe at the Huye Stadium in Butare on Sunday, November 19.
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