Super Eagles Head coach, Gernot Rohr, has released the provisional squad list ahead of the final 23-man list for this year's World Cup holding in Russia.
The list has expected names such as Mikel Obi leading the team, Ogenyi Onazi, Leon Balogun, William Troost-Ekong, Joel Obi, Francis Uzoho, Odion Ighalo and Dele Ajiboye topping.
However, there was an invite for current NPFL leading scorer, Junior Lokosa of Kano Pillars, and also Simon Nwankwo to prove themselves ahead of the final shortlist.
Nigeria has been drawn alongside Argentina, Iceland and Croatia at the World cup which is their 6th mundial.
Full List of invitees;
Dele Ajiboye, Francis Uzoho, Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Daniel Akpeyi.
Leon Balogun, William Troost-Ekong, Ola Aina, Tyronne Ebuehi, Chidozie Awaziem, Stephen Eze, Elderson Echiejile, Bryan Idowu and Shehu Abdullahi.
Mikel Obi, Joel Obi, Ogenyi Onazi, Oghenekaro Etebo, Uche Agbo, Ndidi Wilfred, John Ogu and Mikel Agu.
Odion Ighalo, Alex Iwobi, Kelechi Iheanacho, Moses Simon, Victor Moses, Ahmed Musa, Simon Nwankwo and Junior Lokosa.
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