Keshi Calls Up Shola Ameobi For Venezuela Friendly

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Coach of the Super Eagles, Stephen Keshi has invited 11 foriegn based players to camp for the friendly against Venezuela, including former England U-21 Shola Ameobi, who now has the chance to play for his birth country for his first time.

The 31-year old was cleared by FIFA to play for the Super Eagles last year, and now has the chance to lead the Eagles frontline. The other  foriegn based players are goalkeeper Austin Ejide (Hapoel Be’er Sheva, Israel) , defenders Elderson Echiejile (FC Braga, Portugal), Apam Onyekachi (Nice, France), midfielders John Mikel Obi (Chelsea, England), Nosa Igiebor (Real Betis, Spain), Ogenyi Onazi (Lazio, Italy), Raheem Lawal (Adana Demirspor, Turkey), and strikers Brown Ideye (Dynamo Kiev, Ukraine), Victor Moses (Chelsea, England), Obafemi Martins (Levante, Spain)



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