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Manu Garba Names 22 For Ghana Friendlies

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Nigeria U20 male national team coach Garba Manu has released a 22 man team to engage the Ghanaian U20 side in a two game international friendly to take place in Ghana.
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Team captain Musa Muhammed leads a cast the includes a host of members of the victorious Under-17 team that won the Fifa Under-17 World Cup in the UAE two years ago.
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Regulars like Chidera Eze, Akinjide Idowu, Taiwo Awoniyi, Zahradeen Bello and Samuel Okon made the list for the friendlies.
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Others in the team for the trip include goalkeeper Joshua Enaholo, Obinna Nwobodo, Ifeanyi Ifeanyi, Ifeanyi Matthew, Abdullahi Ibrahim Alhassan aka ‘Mu-azam’.
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Ghana and Nigeria have both qualified for the AYC and will hope to use the matches to test their readiness for the competition.
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The first friendly will take place on Saturday this weekend while the second game in the series will come up next Wednesday.
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The team will return to Nigeria after the friendlies with the Black Satellites to continue their preparations for the Africa Youth Champions to be hosted by Senegal in March.