By Johnny Edward:
Dethroned EPL champions Manchester City have congratulated the duo of Kelechi Iheancho and Chidiebere Nwakali for making Nigeria's final 21-man squad for the U20 FIFA World Cup in New Zealand.
Nwakali who is on loan at Malaga joined the squad from Nigeria while Iheanacho is expected to join the team in New Zealand.
"#mcfc duo @67Kelechi & Chidiebere Nwakali have been named in the Nigeria squad for the u20 World Cup. Congrats, lads!," City tweeted on Friday afternoon.
Kelechi was instrumental to Manchester City's EDF team winning the inaugural edition of the International Champions Cup against Porto.
Since regaining full fitness, the 19 year old highly rated star has scored three goals in four games for the U-18 and the EDF side.Watch The Premier League Live!! with EXPRESSVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN