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EXCLUSIVE: AWONIYI, FIVE OTHER PROS ARRIVE BRAZIL FOR U-23 FRIENDLY

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Six of the invited foreign based players for Nigeria U-23 against Brazil are already in Alexandria the city of the game ahead of the match on Friday.

The players are the Germany based Taiwo Awoniyi, Turkish based trio of Musa Mohammed, Saturday Keigo Erimuya and Iyayi Belive while Ovbokha Agboya from Slovenia and Theophilus Solomon who plys his trade in Croatia completes the list.

Owngoalnigeria.com also gathered that Junior Ajayi of Sfaxien of Tunisia is among those expected before the end of today and as at the time of filing in this report, the U-23 crew who left Nigeria for Brazil are yet to arrive.

We however gathered that they will be in the city tonight and training for the game will commence tomorrow evening once they have the full compliment of the team.

The game is meant to fine tune the U-23 of both nation ahead of their campaign at