Paul Aigbogun has named a strong starting XI for their 2019 African Games group A opener.
Nigeria will face off with Burkina Faso on Friday in their opening Group A.
In the post, Aigbogun has continue to have faith in Detan Ogundare who has emerged as Nigeria’s safest pair of hands.
Rabiu Mohammed and Mike Zaruma have been deployed to the right and the left sides of the lateral defence, respectively.
The former Enyimba and Cape Town gaffer has settled on Habibu Yakubu and Peter Eletu as the centre-back pair for the fixture.
The midfield duo of Samuel Nnoshiri and Collins Sor will be at the middle of the pack.
Success Makanjuola and Babawo Ibrahim will operate from the left and right wings for the Flying Eagles.
Saeed Jibril will play as the supporting striker behind Ghali Ahmad.
Nigeria Starters: Detan Ogundare, Mike Zaruma, Rabiu Mohammed, Habibu Yakubu, Eletu Peter, Nnoshiri Samuel, Collins Sor, Ghali Ahmad, Babawo Ibrahim, Saeed Jibril, Success Makanjuola