Ahmed Musa, Kelechi Iheanacho, Oghenekaro Etebo, Paul Onuachu and Maduka Okoye have arrived Nigeria ahead of Friday’s 2021 AFCON qualifier against Sierra Leone, Searchsport.org reports.
Also, Searchsport.org can report that the three players will arrive Benin venue of the match on Tuesday.
Okoye was in action for his Dutch Eredivisie side Sparta Rotterdam at the weekend, who claimed his first clean sheet and their first win of the season in a 2-0 away win. Iheanacho was an unused substitute for Leicester City in their 1-0 home win against Wolverhampton Wanderers in the Premier League. Goal scored by Vardy.
On the injury lists, Midtjylland midfielder Frank Onyeka who is out injured has been replaced by Shehu Abdullahi.
The Eagles top Group L on six points after two games while Sierra Leone are bottom with just a point.
The three-time AFCON winners warmed up for the Sierra Leone ties with two friendly games against Algeria and Tunisia in Austria last month.
They lost 1-0 to Algeria before holding Tunisia to a 1-1 draw.