Jose Peseiro, his coaching crew, and 13 Super Eagles players have arrived at the Dallas camp as the team prepares for their international friendlies against Mexico and Ecuador.
Nigeria will face Mexico on the 28th of May and then clash with Ecuador on the 2nd of June, at the time of this report only 13 players have reported to camp.
Eight home-based players and five foreign-based players are already in the camp, the players in camp are:
Adewale Adeyinka (Akwa United)
Ojo Olorunleke (Enyimba)
Isa Ali (Remo Stars)
Ibrahim Buhari (Plateau United)
Afeez Nosiru (Kwara United)
Chiamaka Madu (Rivers United)
Victor Mbaoma (Enyimba Int’l)
Ishaq Kayode (Rivers United)
Ola Aina (Torino)
Semi Ajayi (West Brom)
William Ekong (Watford)
Moses Simon (Nantes)
Alex Iwobi (Everton)
The camp officially opened today and the team will have its first training session today at 6 pm (Dallas, Texas time) which is 12 am Nigerian time.
Coach Jose Pereiro and his entire staff met today for the first time and here is the list of the coaching staff and their positions.
Jose Peseiro – Head coach.
Finidi George – 1st Asst Coach.
Salisu Yusuf – 2nd Asst Coach.
Usman Abdallah – 3rd Asst. Coach.
Acacio Santos – Asst Coach.
Ike Shorunmu – GK’s Trainer.
Maykel Moreira – Fitness Coach.
Vitor Hugo – Analyst.
Eboboritse Uwejamomere – Analyst.
Nigeria will get to see their new manager Jose Peserio when Nigeria tackle Mexico at the AT & T Stadium in Dallas, the State of Texas on Saturday, 28th May, before flying to New Jersey to tackle Ecuador at the Red Bull Arena in Harrison on Thursday, 2nd June.