November, 16 2021.
Returnee Odion Ighalo will partner Victor Osimhen in the Super Eagles attack later this evening in the crucial 2022 World Cup qualifier against Cape Verde.
The match will be played at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos. Kickoff is 5pm.
The formation for the match is 3-5-2 against Cape Verde with Maduka Okoye in goal.
The defence will have Leon Balogun, Troost Ekong and Chidozie Awaziem, with Moses Simon and Jamilu Collins as wing backs.
Wilfred Ndidi, Joe Aribo, Alex Iwobi, will function in the midfield. Victor Osimhen and Odion Ighalo will lead the attack.
Kelechi Iheanacho drops to the bench.
Below is the line up.
Maduka Okoye, Moses Simon, Jamiu Collins, Wilfred Ndidi, Leon Balogun, William Troost Ekong, Chidozie Awaziem, Alex Iwobi, Joseph Aribo, Odion Ighalo and Victor Osimhen.