Manchester City striker, Kelechi Iheanacho is set to miss the 2015 AYC with an injury.
Iheanacho was the stand out star for Nigeria in the 2013 Under-17 championships. The young forward is often described as a future star of Nigerian football as well as premier league football if he stays long enough at Manchester City. Iheanacho would not however be going to Senegal with the rest of the under-20 squad Manchester City informed the NFF that the forward would not be fit until the middle of March.
Nigeria would also be without Nwakali but would be looking to still mount a very strong challenge at the Under-20 Championships later in the year.