AFCON 2019: Super Eagles invitation excites Uzoho
By Sampson Adedeji
Nigeria’s Super Eagles, goalkeeper Francis Uzoho is full of excitement following his invitation in the provisional squad of the senior national team, BSNSports.com.ng can report.
The Franco-German coach Gernot Rohr released the provisional list of 25 players that will arrive camp to commence preparations for the biennial tourney. Uzoho is one of the three goalkeepers invited to fight for the starting line up shirt.
The lanky goaltender thank God for the invitation and also hope to make a meaningful impact at the competition proper.
“Another privilege to represent my country. Hope I get the opportunity to make you all proud. In Christ Alone”.
“In the midst of my challenges this season, yet I still find reasons to smile that it wasn’t all failures,” he concluded.
Uzoho made Super Eagles debut in 2017 during Nigeria 4-2 win over Argentina in an international friendly match.