Super Eagles’ manager, Gernot Rohr ,has saddled Kelechi Iheanacho and Skipper Ahmed Musa with the striking role as the former African champions battle for redemption against Sierra Leone in Freetown this afternoon.
Sparta Rotterdam of Holland goalkeeper, Maduka Okoye, was favoured to man the goal despite letting in four goals in the first leg of the tie in Benin City, Edo State.
Okoye will be provided cover by returnee Ola Aina, Kevin Akpoguma, Leon Balogun and William Troos-Ekong in the defence, while Oghenekaro Etebo, Alex Iwobi, Joe Aribo and Samuel Chukwueze take charge in the midfield.
The substitutes are Daniel Akpeyi, Sebastian Isigwe, Chidera Ejuke, Jamilu Collins, Shehu Abdullahi, Emmanuel Dennis, Zaidu Sanusi, Paul Onuachu, Chidozie Awaziem, Tyronne Ebuehi and Semilogo Ajayi.
The tie is slated to kick off 5pm Nigeria time.