Preparations for Sunday’s CHAN qualifier against the Squirrels of Benin Republic have been concluded after handler of the home-based Super Eagles, Salisu Yusuf released a 20-man squad list, which has notable omissions: Mfon Udoh, Jamiu Alimi and Elisha Golbe.

The team camped in Kano for three weeks under the guidance of head coach Salisu Yusuf and will fly to Lagos from Kano before leaving for Benin Republic by land.

The Super Eagles Team B will face the Republic of Benin on Sunday, August 13 with the second leg told to hold in Kano a week later.

Akwa United have the highest number of representatives with four, while Enugu Rangers have three, and Enyimba, FC Ifeanyi Ubah, and MFM FC Lobi Stars each have two.

Squad list

Goalkeepers: Ikechukwu Ezenwa (FC Ifeanyi Ubah), Theophilus Afelokhai (Enyimba), Dele Ajiboye (Plateau United)

Defenders: Orji Kalu, Osas Okoro (Enugu Rangers), Stephen Eze (FC Ifeanyi Ubah), Ariwachukwu Emmanuel (Akwa United), China Akas (Enyimba), Nasiru Sani (Katsina United)

Midfielders: Hafiz Aremu, Ifeanyi Ifeanyi, Alhassan Ibrahim (Akwa United), Rabiu Ali (Kano Pillars), Raphael Ayagwa (Lobi Stars), Mathias Samuel (El Kanemi Warriors)

Forwards: Sikiru Olatunbosun, Stephen Odey (MFM FC), Thomas Zenke (Nasarawa United), Kingsley Eduwo ( Lobi Stars), Ifeanyi George (Enugu Rangers)