Rohr drops Iheanacho, Ighalo, Omeruo to start


Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has made four changes to the starting line up that defeated Poland 1-0 in today’s line up for the friendly game against Serbia.

According to own goal nigeria, Rohr has retained almost all the players that ‎played in the win over Poland on Friday.

With the exception of the injured Leon Balogun, Shehu Abdullahi and Kelechi Iheanacho , and top striker Odion Ighalo who was dropped for tactical reasons.

Kenneth Omeruo, Ogenyi Onazi, Tyronne Ebuehi and Ahmed Musa will replace the above mentioned trio in the starting line up, which also saw players like‎ goalkeeper Francis Odinaka Uzoho, Joel Obi and Brian Idowu retaining their spot.

The line up.

Francis Odinaka Uzoho ( GK)

Tyronne Ebuehi

Brian Idowu

William Troost-Ekong

Kenneth Omeruo

Joel Obi

Wilfred Ndidi

Ogenyi Onazi ( C)

Alex Iwobi

Ahmed Musa

Victor Moses

Meanwhile, Super Eagles striker Junior Ajayi was given an unusual welcome when he arrived the team’s hotel in England.

He is expected to play a part in tonight’s friendly against Serbia.

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