By James Agberebi:
Turkey-based Aminu Umar has joined Nigeria U-23s in Manaus, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
This was revealed by the Media Officer of the team, Timi Ebikagboro on his twitter handle.
Umar, who plays for Osmanlispor in the Turkish Super League was not part of the team's Atlanta training tour.
The forward now completes the 18-man squad picked by Nigeria's Olympic team Coach, Samson Siasia, for Rio 2016.
"Aminu Umar joins the rest of the squad in Manaus, we are now a very full house, let's go," Ebikagboro tweeted.
"Umar arrived the Dream Team's Tropical Hotel camp at about 11:34pm local time to the warm embrace of coach Siasia and Team Secretary Sirajo (Hassan)."
Umar could be in line for selection for the U-23 Eagles' next game against Sweden on Sunday.Unblock the FIFA World Cup with ExpressVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN