By George Aluo
Home based Super Eagles Manager, Salisu Yusuf has disclosed that he would name the 22-man squad to face Ghana on Friday morning just before the team’s departure for the CHAN qualifier.
The NFF has since confirmed that the Nigerian contingent will storm the city of Cape Coast on Friday.
Head Coach Salisu Yusuf and his assistants have been working on 34 invited players for the past few weeks, and a final list of 22 players for the trip and for the return leg in Abuja on Saturday next week will be released just before the squad jets out on Friday morning.
The Confederation of African Football has picked Beninoise officials to take charge of the encounter, with Issa Mouhamed as the referee. His compatriots Eric Ulrich Ayimavo will be assistant referee 1, with Koudogbo Kougbemede as assistant referee 2 and Tanisla Ahomlanto as fourth official.
Prince Kai Saquee from Sierra Leone will be match commissioner while Sanusie Rashid, another Sierra Leonean, will be referee assessor.