Super Eagles coach Rohr makes five changes against Egypt

Super Eagles By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 26/03/2019

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr made five changes for the international friendly match with Pharaohs of Egypt in the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba.

The German tactician has brought in Daniel Akpeyi to starts in goal to replace Francis Uzoho while Leon Balogun in for Kenneth Omeruo but Paul Onuachu will make his first start for Nigerian senior team for in place for  2019 Afcon highest goal scorer Odion Ighalo.

However, John Ogu and Moses Simon come in for Ogenekaro Etebo and Ahmed Musa but with the absence of John Obi Mikel and former Kano Pillar man who led the Super Eagles team against Seychelles, William Troost-Ekong has been elected to lead the three-time African Champions same way he did in the friendly against Congo DR played in Port Harcourt before the World Cup.

According to Soar Super Eagles Twitter handle as the starting eleven squad name released in the 4-2-3-1 formation.