Following the victory of Nigeria over Congolese U-23 national team, Coach Samon Siasia have invited five additional players to boost the Dream Team’s effort to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics qualifiers.
The match ended 2-1 making Nigeria to defeat Congo and having the upper hand which took place in Port Harcourt on Sunday.
The Dream Team VI coach has invited Enyimba’s Kingsley Sokari, four others to boost his team performance against Congo.
Siasia insisted that the invited players would add bite to the team’s attack and solidify the defence as the team intensifies preparations for the potentially -explosive return leg in Pointe Noire on Sunday, August 2.
The invited players are overseas -based Aminu Umar and Abdullahi Shehu, Semiu Liadi of Warri Wolves FC, Ndifreke Effiong of Abia Warriors and Flying Eagles’ midfielder Kingsley Sokari.
The home -based professionals are expected to report to camp immediately while those based overseas are expected in camp by this weekend.
Meanwhile, Coach Siasia has sounded a note of warning to all players given permission to travel after the team’s first leg game against Congo in Port Harcourt to report unfailingly to camp on Wednesday or be axed.