29.2 C
Wednesday, July 24, 2024

2023 AFCON Qualifier: Uzoho Favoured To Start In Goal Against Sao Tome And Principe

Francis Uzoho all things being equal will be in goal when the Super Eagles take on Sao Tome and Principe in their 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Sunday.

The 24-year-old missed the Super Eagles 3-2 victory against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone in June due to suspension.

Adebayo Adeleye was in goal in the encounter played at the Samuel Kayon Doe Stadium, Monrovia, Liberia.

Read Also:2023 AFCONQ: Why Super Eagles Must Approach São Tomé Game Like World Cup Final —Babayaro

According to reliable camp source, Uzoho is expected to regain his position in goal against the True Patriots.

The shot stopper have edge over Adeleye and the Enyimba’s Ojo Olorunleke, Completesports.com learnt.

The former Golden Eaglets goalie has made 27 appearances for the Super Eagles.

By Adeboye Amosu in Uyo

Copyright © 2023 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.

Related Articles


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Stay Connected


Latest Articles