looked desperately short of creativity as they laboured fruitlessly to
break down a disciplined Iran defence on their opening game, with
Odemwingie and Shola Ameobi nearly proving decisive when they were
Post-match reports in the Nigerian media have suggested
that Keshi could axe the Stoke forward for not ‘playing to
instructions’ but training on Wednesday night suggested otherwise.
The forward was played instead of Ramon Azeez, as Keshi tested his possible starters against the probables.
Osaze Odemwingie could be in line for a starting spot for Nigeria as Stephen Keshi looks to tweak his team for Bosnia.