Rohr Releases List Of 35 Players For Int’l Friendly Games In Austria

Gernot Rohr has submitted a list of 35 Super Eagles players to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for the upcoming international friendly games in Austria in June.

According to, the list – which will be made public next week, has two new players who are being rewarded for their fine form for their respective European teams with a call up to the Super Eagles.

Aside the duo, the coach stuck with the majority of players who he has been working with the past few years since he was appointed coach of the team.

“Just two new names for now. Players who have done so well so far. The rest are mainly the ones who have been with the team the past few years. It should be released in two weeks time,” a source said.

Super Eagles will play two games during the June international window for national teams after the postponement of the start of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers.

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Talks are presently advanced with the African duo of Cameroon and Senegal with Germany also an option that Rohr wants ahead of the start of the World Cup qualifiers.

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