The buzz surrounding the performance of QPR Nigerian midfielder Ebere Eze could earn him a spot in the provisional squad of the senior national team of Nigeria for the World Cup, Owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively report.
Nigeria will release a 35 man provisional list for the World Cup in Russia in May, and Eze according to a team source close to coach of the Nigerian team Gernot Rohr could be included in the list.
His performance have not gone unnoticed by Rohr, and his scouts have watched him at least three times this season since his return to Championship side QPR after his loan spell at Wycombe Wanderers.
” He is a very interesting player, and I can confirm to you that he is in contention to make the 35 man provisional squad for the World Cup. All he has to do is to maintain his consistency”, a team source revealed to Owngoalnigeria.com.
” Eze trained with us in London, and Rohr liked him coupled with the fact that he is doing well in a position where we are looking for options, he will get his chance but he has to maintain his consistency “, he remarked.