– Alex Iwobi’s father gave the Arsenal star a surprise visit during a super sagles training session
– The super eagles trained together after seeing the friendly clash with Burkina Faso cancelled
– Gernot Rohr’s men turn their attention to the 2019 AFCON qualifier against South Africa in June
Chuka Iwobi, father of Arsenal star Alex Iwobi, visited the super eagles during a training session and looked proud to see his son representing his country.
The Super Eagles during a training session
The Nigerian national team trained on Monday evening, March 27, despite seeing the match against Burkina Faso cancelled.
Chelsea’s Ola Aina, Manchester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho and FC Ifeanyi Ubah’s Ikechukwu Ezenwa were all pictured with Chuka Iwobi.
On the left is Chuka with his won Alex, on the right is Chuka with Chelsea’s Ola Aina
It was recalled that the super eagles of Nigeria played out a 1-1 draw with the Teranga Lions of Senegal on March 23 at the Hive stadium in London.
Chuka with Ezenwa (left) and Iheanacho (right)
The match with Burkina Faso was cancelled due to the opponent’s failure to secure entry visas to the United Kingdom.
Nigeria host South Africa in a , before quick, home-and-away 2018 FIFA World Cup sessions against Cameroon late August and early September.
The team would then concluded World Cup qualifiers against Zambia (at home in October) and Algeria (away in November).