Fortuna Dusseldorf of Germany goalkeeper Maduka Okoye is delighted with his maiden invitation to the Super Eagles for the September 10 international friendly encounter against Ukraine l , reports Completesports.com.
Okoye, was on Thursday named in the 23-man squad for the game by Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr.
Glasgow Rangers of Scotland midfielder, Joe Aribo is the other new invitee in the list.
The 19-year-old took to the social media to express his happiness on the call-up and also thanked the fans for their goodwill messages.
“Can‘t express my feelings and how happy I am to get my first call-up for the Super Eagles.
All praise to the most high.
Thanks for all the messages!
#naijaboy,” Okoye tweeted.
Okoye, who was born in Germany to Nigerian parents will be looking to make his debut for the three-time African champions in the game.
By Adeboye Amosu