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Super Eagles: Sadiq Umar, Tyrone Ebuehi IN , Taiwo Awoniyi, Ola Aina OUT

Sadiq Umar and Tyrone Ebuehi will replace injured Nottingham Forest players Taiwo Awoniyi and Ola Aina on the Super Eagles squad for International Friendly games vs Saudi Arabia and Mozambique.

Both players have been confirmed Injured by their English Premier League Club, and will have their spots taken by others.

Real Sociedad tall forward, Sadiq Umar is back with the Super Eagles after a long time out while Empoli defender, Tyrone Ebuehi also makes a return.

Super Eagles Head Coach Jose Peseiro will get his first check on the lanky forward who last played for Nigeria in March 2022, during the ill-fated World Cup playoff loss to Ghana.

The upcoming Friendly matches will take place in Portugal this week, with Nigeria scheduled to face Saudi Arabia on October 13 before taking on Mozambique, days later.

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