International friendly : Eagles camp bubbles as Musa, Ndidi report for duty
By Monica Iheakam
Super Eagles London camp was yesterday lit up with the arrival of Leicester stars , Ahmed Musa and Wilfred Ndidi for the two important international friendlies against Senegal and Burkina Faso.
The presence of the duo at the Crowne Plaza had swelled the number of players that had reported to camp, even as Gent star, Moses Simeon had joined his compatriots in London.
According to the Super Eagles official twitter handle, Arsenal wonder kid, Alex Iwobi and Watford striker, Isaac Success were among the early birds, who reported for duty.
Other players in camp included goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme, Ogenyi Onazi, Chidozie Awaziem, Bazee Noah and Abdullahi Shehu.
As at the time of filing in this report, the Manchester City youngster, Kelechi Iheancho and Chelsea’s man, Victor Moses were yet to report to camp.
Moses who started for Chelsea against Stoke City at the weekend, remains a doubt for the friendly due to an injury he sustained in the Chelsea, Manchester duel a week ago.
Also missing in camp is Chippa United of South Africa goalkeeper , Daniel Akpeyi who was experiencing visa delay and may join the team earliest Wednesday evening.
The Eagles will face Senegal at the Hive Stadium in London on Thursday before taking on Burkina Faso on Monday at the same venue.