June 24, 2021
By Oluwole Francis
Super Eagles camp in Austria came alive yesterday with the arrival of some players despite the withdrawal from some players due to injuries.
Watford FC and Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong was the early bird to arrive the team camp in Austria ahead of Friday friendly against Cameroon.
Troost-Ekong who is the team assistant captain arrived Austria on Monday before he was joined by other players.
Others in camp are goalkeeper Francis Uzoho, John Noble, Maduka Okoye and Alex Iwobi, Shehu Abdullahi, Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanachi, Chidozie Awaziem, Jamilu Collins, Oghenekaro Etebo and Anayo Iwuala.
Also already in camp are new invitees Valentine Ozonwafor, Abraham Marcus, Terrem Moffi, Peter Olayinka and Tijani.
Following recent injury worries, nine players have been ruled out of the game against the Indomitable Lions.
Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr confirmed that Simy Nwankwo, Victor Osimhen, Ola Aina, Kevin Akpoguma, Zaidi Sanusi, Semi Ajayi, and Tyronne Ebuehi will not be available for the game due to injury.
They are expected to be joined by the home based players including skipper Ahmed Musa and host of others in Vienna, Austria.