The future of Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi remained a mystery after the Nigerian Football Federation denied reports he resigned following their World Cup exit.
Nigeria went out of the tournament in Brazil at the round of 16 stage after a 2-0 defeat to France, after which Keshi said: “It's time for me to go back to my family and face fresh challenges."
The long awaited final World Cup list was finally released on Monday, June 2 by the Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi.
Given the opportunity to become Nigeria’s first-ever century- international is the super eagle’s defender, Joseph Yobo, who will play in his third FIFA World Cup finals after he was named in the African champions’ final list of 23 for Brazil 2014.
Meanwhile, African Nations Championship Most Valuable Player, Ejike Uzoenyi and AFCON winner, Sunday Mba did not make the list.