Keshi Wants To Recall Anichebe

Big Boss Stephen Keshi is making moves to get back Victor Anichebe for the Super Eagles crucial game against Malawi in September.


Anichebe shuned the Eagles after he was overlooked by Nigeria when he had suffered a long term injury while on duty for the nation and has publicly said that for him now club comes before country

Keshi who now after viewing the replays of the Super Eagles recent Confrederation Cup campaign has made it a priority to get better fire power for the team

A top official told “Keshi has met with some NFF top officials and has asked that everything be done to convince Anichebe to return to the Eagles.

“This move may even involve Chelsea midfielder Mikel Obi talking to the player to put the past behind him and come back to the team.”

The 25-year-old Anichebe featured for Nigeria at the 2008 Beijing Olympics in China after he made his debut for Samson Siasia’s team against South Africa in Abuja in March 2008.

Source: MTN Football