Nigeria vs Serbia: Moses, Obi, Iwobi start, Balogun out [See starting XI]



The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has confirmed the Super Eagles’ line-up that will take on Serbia in an international friendly on Tuesday night in London.

According to a tweet from their official Twitter handle, Leon Balogun has failed a late fitness test and will be replaced by Chidozie Awaziem in central defence.

“QUICK CHANGE. Awaziem comes on for @LeonBalogun who failed a late fitness test. [email protected] line up in a 4-3-3 formation tonight. They will need all our support, let’s get behind them. Come on Nigeria! #SoarSuperEagles #NGASRB,” the tweet read.

The back four is completed by Tyronne Ebuehi, William Troost-Ekong and Brian Idowu.

Francis Uzoho starts in goal for the second game running.

Gernot Rohr is without skipper John Mikel Obi again and has named Wilfred Ndidi, Ogenyi Onazi and Joel Obi in midfield.

Victor Moses, Ahmed Musa and Alex Iwobi will lead the attack.

Kick off is 8pm.

Super Eagles XI: Uzoho; Ebuehi, Troost-Ekong, Awaziem, Idowu; Onazi, Ndidi, Obi; Iwobi, Musa, Moses

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