The national U-20 gaffer has invited thirty players to battle for a place in the 2015 African Youth Championship billed for SenegalNigeria U-20 head coach Manu Garba has call on 21 home based players and nine foreign-based professionals for a residential training camp in Kaduna ahead of the African Youth Championship billed for March 2015 in Senegal.
Nigeria will battle hosts Senegal, Cote d’Iviore and Congo to launch a bid to win the trophy as well as book a ticket to the 2015 Fifa World Youth Championship in New Zealand.
Top of the list of the nine foreign professionals are Kelechi Iheanacho and Chidiebere Nwakali of Manchester City, Granada CF's Isaac Success, Taiwo Awoniyi of Kalmar of Sweden among others.
Goalkeepers: Joshua Enaholo, Dele Alampasu, Olorunleke Ojo, Adamu Abubakar
Defenders: Kingsley Madu, Musa Muhammed, Mustapha Abdullahi, Wilfred Ndidi, Zaharadeen Bello, Prince Izu Omego
Midfielders: Ifeanyi Matthew, Akinjide Idowu, Ifeanyi Ifeanyi, Obinna Nwobodo, Kingsley Sokari, Abdullahi Alfa, Chidiebere Nwakali
Forwards: Taiwo Awoniyi, Isaac Success, Kelechi Iheanacho, Usman Hassan, Alhassan Ibrahim, Sulaiman Abdullahi, Abubakar Lawal, Bernard Bulbwa, Chidera Eze, Billy Auta, Musa Yahaya, Moses Simon, Wasiu Jimoh