Rohr Reinstates Victor Osimhen In Super Eagles Squad For Togo Friendly

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Wolfsburg of Germany Nigerian forward Victor Osimhen will make the Super Eagles squad for the June 1st Friendly against Togo latest reports indicates.

Coach Gernot Rohr has already listed 19 players for the game against Togo, with Osimhen ruled out of the clash as there was no confirmation on if he will arrive in the camp of the team in France before the game.

However few minutes ago, the official twitter handle of the senior national team of Nigeria confirmed the 18 year old, who was a late substitute in Wolfsburg 1- 0 win over Eintracht Braunschweig last night is on his way to the camp of the team in France.

It means 20 players will dress for the friendly against the Hawks of Togo, with the tie set to play a role in the final selection of players for the AFCON 2019 Qualifiers against South Africa in Uyo.

Coach Rohr rates the 18 year old highly although he is yet to hand him his debut, but the game against Togo could be the perfect time to give the ex U-17 top scorer his senior national team bow.

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