Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Keshi recalls Odemwingie for Nigeria squad
May 6th, 2014 9:15PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  world cup

MOST COMMENTED

[WORLD CUP 2014] Nigeria national team coach Stephen Keshi, a longtime resident of California, has named his 30-player short list for the 2014 World Cup finals. The players represent clubs based in 12 different countries.

World Cup Squads:
Bosnia-Herzegovina (24)
Honduras (23)

Recalled after an absence of more than a year is Stoke City forward Peter Odemwingie. Keshi has until June 2 to cut down the squad to 23 players.

World Cup 2014: Warmup Schedule

The Super Eagles will face the USA five days later at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Fla. It will be the final tuneup game for both teams.

Nigeria Roster (30 players):
Goalkeepers: Chigozie Agbim (Gombe United), Daniel Akpeyi (Heartland FC), Austin Ejide (Hapoel Beer Sheva/ISR), Vincent Enyeama (Lille/FRA). Defenders: Efe Ambrose (Celtic/SCO), Elderson Echiejile (Monaco/FRA), Azubuike Egwuekwe (Warri Wolves), Kunle Odunlami (Sunshine Stars), Godfrey Oboabona (Caykur Rizespor/TUR), Kenneth Omeruo (Middlesbrough/ENG), Juwon Oshaniwa (Ashdod/ISR), Joseph Yobo (Norwich City/ENG).
Midfielders: Ramon Azeez (Almeira/SPA), Reuben Gabriel (Waasland-Beveren/BEL), Nosa Igiebor (Real Betis/SPA), Sunday Mba (Bastia/FRA), Joel Obi (Parma/ITA), John Mikel Obi (Chelsea/ENG), Victor Moses (Liverpool/ENG), Nnamdi Oduamadi (Brescia/ITA), Ogenyi Onazi (Lazio/ITA), Ejike Uzoenyi (Enugu Rangers).
Forwards: Shola Ameobi (Newcastle United/ENG), Michael Babatunde (Volyn Lutsk/UKR), Emmanuel Emenike (Fenerbahce/TUR), Ahmed Musa (CSKA Moscow/RUS), Uche Nwofor (Heerenveen/NED), Victor Obinna (Chievo Verona/ITA), Peter Odemwingie (Stoke City/ENG), Michael Uchebo (Cercle Brugge/BEL).


No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Soccer America Men's Top 25 Scoreboard    
[ROUNDUP: Sunday] No. 1 Washington jumped out to a 2-0 lead at San Diego State after ...
'Caps qualify for first time, three U.S. spots taken    
[CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE] Vancouver qualified for the Concacaf Champions League for the first time when Saturday's ...
Soccer America Women's Top 25 Scoreboard    
[ROUNDUP: Sunday] A goal in each half from Michaela Dooley and Stuart Pope gave Kentucky a ...
The Good, The Bad -- and Lionel Messi     
[EUROPE IN A NUTSHELL] A hat trick was not enough for Sergio Aguero, while Cristiano Ronaldo ...
Sounders in driver's seat for Supporters' Shield    
[MLS: Sunday] The LA Galaxy looked to be coasting to victory in the first of its ...
Indiana-based Haiti overcomes obstacles    
[SCOUTING REPORT: Haiti] The USA is all but assured of advancing to the semifinals of the ...
Cameron returns for Stoke, Diskerud injured in Norway    
[AMERICANS ABROAD: Weekend] Geoff Cameron made his first appearance of the English Premier League season after ...
What They're Saying: Raphael Wolf     
"That was a big blow for us, there's no point in sugar-coating it. It wasn't a ...
Goalkeeper scores fantastic free kick     
[VIDEO PICK: Golazo] Rogerio Ceni, the 41-year-old goalkeeper who is Sao Paulo's 11th all-time leading scorer, ...
D.C. United tops East, Crew gets in    
[MLS: Saturday] D.C. United wrapped up a remarkable run by downing Chicago, 2-1, to win the ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives