Obasi, Adi Or Salami For Eagles? Rohr To Decide Ahead Tie With Algeria


Head coach of the Super Eagles Gernot Rohr is currently pondering who will be call up from the trio of Chinedu Obasi, Fanendo Adi and Gbolahan Salami, Owngoalnigeria.com understands.


The trio have all been doing well for their respective teams and with a vacuum set to be created by the manager’s admission, that home base players could be excluded from his team for the tie against Algeria as the Nigeria league is on break, they are seriously been considered.

Salami has scored 14 goals for KuPS in Finland, while Adi has 16 goals in the league for MLS side Portland Timbers, two goals away from his last season tally with less than 8 games.

Obasi has enjoyed a career revival in Sweden with AIK with six goals in his last seven games, putting aside the injury worries that have slowed down his progress in recent years,

A decision will be made by the manager in two weeks time, when the list of players for the game on the 12th of November in Uyo is released.