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Iheanacho, Iwobi Set To Light Up Eagles First Training Session In Abuja With 14 Eagles Expected To Take Part

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As at the time of filing in this report a total of 14 Super Eagles players are expected to take part in the first training session of the team ahead of their World Cup 2018 qualifiers against Algeria.

Arsenal highly rated forward Alex Iwobi and Manchester City kid wonder Kelechi Iheanacho will take part in the session, which will be opened to the public.

The duo have struck up a partnership in the attack of the Super Eagles as witnessed in the first World Cup 2018 qualifiers against Zambia, as they were both on the score sheet in the 2-1 win for Nigeria in Ndola.

Goalkepper Daniel Akpeyi and Ikechukwu Ezenwa are already in camp and they will take part in the session with Dele Alampasu expected to hit camp this afternoon before the start of the session.

Captain of the team John Obi Mikel, Odion Ighalo, Ahmed Musa, Musa Muhammed, Shehu Abdullahi, Eddy Onazi, Uche Agbo and Oghenekaro Etebo are all expected to be at the session even though some of them are yet to arrive.