Musa to be 1st player in Super Eagles camp for WCQ vs Ghana
Super Eagles skipper, Ahmed Musa has returned to Nigeria as the preparations for the upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Black Stars of Ghana continue.
The 29-year-old forward has arrived according to Ayo Olu Ibidapo who is the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) media officer. Musa took to his official Instagram account to post a picture of him dressed in native attire on Sunday, March 20, 2022. Along with the post was a location that indicated Kano, Nigeria.
Super Eagles Ibidapo took to Twitter to state that Musa is in the country and will be the first player in camp. He wrote, "Talk about leading by example, Super Eagles captain @Ahmedmusa718 is already in the country and will arrive early in camp tomorrow ahead of WCQ games vs Ghana. Sai Governor! soarsupereagles."
Musa who plays for Turkish Süper Lig club Fatih Karagümrük was in action as they were held to a 0-0 draw at home by 10-man Altay on Friday, March 18. The former Kano Pillars man will lead the Super Eagles against the Black Stars with the winner getting a spot at the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar later this year.