Only 12 of the available 20 foreign players invited for the all important Afcon 2017 qualifier against Egypt on Friday will take part in the first training session this Morning in Abuja before leaving by road to Kaduna.
Media officer of the team, Toyin Ibitoye confirmed only 18 players were in camp while the last batch are. Expected in today.
According to Ibitoye, who spoke with footballlive.ng Captain, Ahmed Musa joined the rest of the squad early Tuesday having attended to a few personal matters.
There’s very limited time to prepare for the crucial first leg in Kaduna, hence the coaches have decided to take two training sessions includding one later Today in Kaduna.