Nigeria has added several high profile names to the Dream Team VI squad that’ll participate in a tourney in preparation for the 2016 Olympics..
Olhanense starlet Stanley Amuzie, KV Oostende’s Saviour Godwin and several others have been included to play for Nigeria’s U23 team in next month’s South Korea Four-Nation championship.
The squad also included Kayseri Erciyesspor defender Saturday Keigo, Azubike Okechukwu, Taiwo Awoniyi, Sodiq Popoola, Nathan Oduwa and Usman Mohammed, with Junior Ajayi ruled out of the competition after his Tunisian club failed to release him of the championship.
General secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation Sanusi Muhammed said the U23 team would depart for the South Korea on May 30, 2016 for the championship which kicks off in the first week of June.
Hosts South Korea, Denmark and Honduras will feature in the tourney expected to prepare the Nigerians for the Rio Olympics in Augus