Emenike, Musa set for Catalonia battle

More players have arrived in the camp of Nigeria’s Super Eagles as the team continues preparations for a friendly match against Catalonia and then the Africa Cup of Nations.
On Sunday, Emmanuel Emenike and Ahmed Musa (In pic)both based in Russia, as well as Italy based upcoming midfield ace, Ogenyi Onazi arrived in the Super Eagles camp.

The team will play against Catalonia on Wednesday.

The four players are expected to take part in training on Sunday evening, as more players continue to hit camp for the international friendly against Catalonia as part of preparations for the Nations Cup.

There are already nine players from Europe who have joined 12 others in the Faro camp of the team .

Head Coach Stephen Keshi had said he expects at least 11 foreign based players to feature in the friendly against Catalonia on Wednesday.

Keshi has also said that apart from Ikechukwu Uche, who has been given January 6, to arrive camp, because of the concession his club in Spain gives to the Super Eagles, especially regarding the Catalonia friendly all other players are expected in the Faro camp of the national team by January 5.

“No, we have no discussion to let some players stay with their club sides beyond January 5 and the rules are very clear if any player fails to make the date and without permission we will apply the rules.

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