• Ogenyi Onazi captains Nigeria against Mali tonight

    Ogenyi Onazi captains Nigeria against Mali tonight

    Lazio of Italy midfielder will wear the captain’s armband for Nigeria in the friendly against Mali in Rouen, France, tonight.

    The 23-year-old Onazi is one of the most senior players left in the squad following the withdrawals of captain Mikel Obi and his vice-captain Ahmed Musa, as well as Victor Moses.

    And he will be handed the captain’s armband when the Super Eagles line out against their Malian counterparts.
    “(Ogenyi) Onazi will captain the team against Mali barring any last minute change, but […]