Loading...
Loading Live Scoring...
*All times CAT (GMT+2)

Football | Super Eagles

Ideye © Shengolpix

Ideye, Omeruo impress in Faro



Striker, Brown Ideye and defender, Kenneth Omeruo were among the leading lights in the latest training session of the Nigeria national team in Faro as the squad intensifies preparations for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa.

Sources close to supersport.com revealed that the Dynamo Kiev attacker, Ideye and Omeruo who has been in compelling form for Dutch Eredivisie side, ADO Den Haag impressed the coaches with their displays in the team’s last training session on Saturday.

Meanwhile, two more players; Uche Kalu who plays in the Turkish second division with Rizespor and Bright Dike who plies his trade with the Major League Soccer (MLS) club, Portland Timbers were the latest to arrive in Faro as the number of players in camp continues to increase.

Both players arrived around 6pm Portuguese time shortly after the Saturday evening training session.

Emmanuel Emenike, Raheem Lawal, Ahmed Musa and Ogenyin Onazi are expected in camp on Sunday.



Comments

More expert analysis and opinion from Sport24
The opinions expressed by Sport24 experts and bloggers are theirs alone, and do not necessarily represent those of SuperSport

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming

Other Live Streaming

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming

Sports Talk



Calvin Emeka Onwuka
Premier League preview - part 1
Maybe it is a sign of my age, or an indication of how the last two seasons have been for the club I...

Dr Errol Sweeney
Ref's job becoming more difficult
What you are about to read may sound like I’m stating the obvious, but it’s true.

Segun Odegbami
Sunday's foreign choice
If a foreign coach is undesirable, what makes a foreign assistant acceptable?

Carol Radull
Is this Gor Mahia's year?
Gor Mahia is having a bit of a dream season. A total of 18 games into the season, they are unbeaten.

Sunday Oliseh
Super Eagles job: an uphill task worth taking
It is definitely the most delicate football job on the African continent and the most demanding.

Neil Tovey
Why I answered Safa’s call
I am pleased to have agreed to a deal in principle to serve as Safa’s technical director for the...