Football: Musa And Onuachu In Contention To Lead Super Eagles Attack Vs Algeria.
Ahmed Musa and Paul Onuachu are in contention to lead Nigeria’s attack in Friday’s friendly against African champions Algeria.
The team’s leading marksman Victor Osimhen is unavailable for the game and head coach Gernot Rohr will have to pick a replacement for the Napoli striker.
Captain of the side, Ahmed Musa bagged a brace in Tuesday’s training game and has been impressive in subsequent sessions.
Onuachu, Completesports.com learnt has scored on a regular basis in all the training sessions since linking up with his teammates in camp on Tuesday afternoon.
The 28-year-old is also the leading scorer in the Belgian Pro League this season.
Incidentally, Musa and Onuachu were the last two players to report to the team’s camp in Austria.
Friday’s game at the Worthersee Stadium, Klangefurt will kick-off at 7: 30pm Nigerian time.