Super Eagles midfielder John Ogu has expressed delight over his inclusion in the list of players invited for the doubleheader March Friendlies against Serbia and Poland.
The midfielder in a chat with brila.net expressed joy over his inclusion on the list of the foreign-based stars that will fight to claim a spot in the final squad ahead of the World Cup.
Ogu, 29, also stated after being one of the players invited for the doubleheader against Poland and Serbia that he and other players are looking forward to the matches so as to make Nigerians happy.
He also tweeted “I feel blessed to be called up for the Squad ahead of the upcoming fixtures via his Twitter handle @ogujohnugo.
I feel blessed to be called up for the Super Eagles of Nigeria in our upcoming friendlies . I will never Joke with this opportunities and Privilege.
— John Ogu (@ogujohnugo) March 8, 2018
Ogu also added that he remains excited and cannot wait to do his part.
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