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Pinnick backs MFM star for Super Eagles call-up

NPFL By: Ayodeji Tunde | 19/03/2017


The president of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amjau Melvin Pinnick has echoed the sentiments of many that rave of the moment in the Nigeria Professional Football League, Stephen Odey deserves  an invitation into the Nigeria national team, the Super Eagles.

Odey scored his ninth goal of the season in the Match Day 14 clash against Plateau United and Pinnick who is among the fans watching from the stands at the Agege stadium said that he is sure the Super Eagles Coach, Genort Rohr would have invited Odey if he was present to watch the in-form youngster.

"I think Rohr will have invited him over if he was watching this game" Pinnick who praised the high-level of display in the MFM, Plateau United game told  Super Sports during  a short half-time interview.