Nigeria named a 25-man squad for their 2014 World Cup play-off against Ethiopia and a friendly against Italy in London on sunday.

Nigeria will host Ethiopia in a return leg playoff on November 16 in Calabar after they won the first game 2-1 in Addis Ababa last month.

Two days later, they battle Italy in a friendly at Craven Cottage in London.

The two additions to the squad from last months World Cup play-off win in Ethiopia are Kenneth Omeruo from Chelsea and Scotland-based Gabriel Reuben.

Both players have been out of the squad on account of long-term injuries.


Goalkeepers: Vincent Enyeama (Lille/FRA), Austin Ejide (Hapoel Beer

Sheva/ISR), Chigozie Agbim (Enugu Rangers)

Defenders: Elderson Echiejile (Sporting Braga/POR), Benjamin Francis

(Heartland); Efe Ambrose (Celtic/SCO), Solomon Kwambe (Sunshine Stars),

Godfrey Oboabona (Rizespor/TUR), Azubuike Egwuekwe (Warri Wolves), James

Okwuosa (Chippa United/RSA), Kenneth Omeruo (Chelsea/ENG)

Midfielders: Mikel Obi (Chelsea/ENG), Victor Moses (Liverpool/ENG), John

Ogu (Academica de Coimbra/POR), Ogenyi Onazi (Lazio/ITA), Nnamdi Oduamadi

(Brescia/ITA), Nosa Igiebor (Real Betis/ESP), Sunday Mba (Enugu Rangers),

Gabriel Reuben (Kilmarnock/SCO)

Forwards: Ahmed Musa (CSKA Moscow/RUS), Brown Ideye (Dynamo Kiev/UKR),

Shola Ameobi 14 FIFA Ultimate Team PC Coins (Newcastle United/ENG), Emmanuel Emenike (Fenerbahce/TUR), Obinna

Nsofor (Lokomotiv Moscow/RUS), Uche Nwofor (SC Heerenveen/NED)