Kelechi Nwakali is looking forward to making his debut for the Super Eagles in Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying clash against Seychelles, reports Completesportsnigeria. com.
Nwakali is among the four new players handed invitation for the game against the Pirates billed for Stade Linte, Victoria by Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr.
The young midfielder will have to battle the likes of Wilfred Ndidi, Oghenekaro Etebo, Ogenyi Onazi, John Ogu and Joel Obi for a starting berth in the game.
”For the game on Saturday, the coach has to make the choice of the players that will start the game or play the game,”he stated in a short video posted on the Super Eagles’ Twitter handle.
”I believe that we are all ready for the game. If the mantle falls on me to play against Seychelles , I’Il will take up the challenge.
”All we urge Nigerians is just to support the team, pray for the team and I believe as a team we will make them proud and we will achieve our aim of coming here.”