Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr hands invitation to this 6ft7 striker as replacement for injured Moses Simon! Details👇

Gernot Rohr has handed an invitation to Genk’s striker, Paul Onuachu as a replacement for injured Moses Simon ahead of Super Eagles AFCON 2022 qualifiers against Sirrea-Leone.

Moses Simon was ruled out of the game after he picked up an injury in Nantes 3-0 loss to French Champions, PSG on Saturday.

Paul Onuachu is in top form for his side in the Belgian League  9 goals in 10 matches for his club.

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Onuachu was also invited as a replacement for Victor Osimhen in last month’s international friendly matches against Algeria and Tunisia.

His invitation was confirmed in a tweet via the official Twitter page of the Nigeria Football Federation.

The tweet reads;

@NGSuperEagles update: Paul Onuachu has been called up as a replacement for injured @Simon27Moses #SoarSuperEagles #Team9jaStrong

The newly-renovated Samuel Ogbemudia stadium will host the Super Eagles when they take on Sierra-Leone on the 13th of this month before the return fixture at the Siaka Stevens Stadium, Freetown four days later.

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