Ukraine vs Nigeria:Rohr extends invitation to Emmanuel Dennis, SuperEagles depart Abuja Friday for Kyiv


Super Eagles gaffer, Gernot Rohr has extended fresh invitation to Emmanuel Dennis following the call up to Josh Mash Tuesday ahead of the September 10 international friendly in Kyiv due to unavailability and injuries to several key players originally invited for the encounter.

Emmanuel Dennis who plies his trade with Club Brugge in Belgium will finally get his chance of making his debut  for the Super Eagles

The versatile striker is the latest player to be invited for the game after Bordeaux hitman Josh Maja received a callup this week.

Dennis only signed a new contract with Club Brugge on Tuesday which will see him remain at the club till 2022.

He has already been capped once at the U-23 level by Nigeria.

Aside Dennis and Maja, the duo of Anderson Esiti and Bryan Idowu have also been handed invitation for the game by Rohr

The duo of Wilfred Ndidi and Kenneth Omeruo have already pulled out of the game due to injury and work permit issue respectively..

Part of the Eagles squad to Ukraine will fly out from Abuja Friday while the overseas-based are expected to fly to Kyiv from their respective bases..

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