By Johnny Edward:
Super Eagles defender Godfrey Oboabona has confirmed to Completesportsnigeria.com that the has been approached by the Nigeria U-23s coach Samson Siasia to feature at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Brazil.
The Rizespor defender who is expected to return to his club for pre-season this week told Completesportsnigeria.com excl
"Yes I have been contacted about the Olympics by the coach but nothing has been decided yet as my club is yet to be notified by the Nigeria Football Federation for my release," 2013 Africa Cup of Nations winner Oboabona said.
Oboabona played 32 games and scored once as Rizespor finished 13th on the log
Nigeria are grouped alongside Sweden, Colombia and Japan in Group C of the Rio 2016 men's football event.