Torres, Oblak Arrive Nigeria Ahead Of Super Eagles Vs Atletico Madrid (PHOTO)
The players of Atletico Madrid have landed in Uyo ahead of their friendly against the Super Eagles of Nigeria.
Fernando Torres, Jan Oblak and Thomas Partey are in Atletico Madrid’s squad for Tuesday’s hybrid friendly with Nigeria in Uyo.
Torres got a brace on his final Atletico LaLiga appearance as they were held at home to a 2-2 draw by Eibar on Sunday.
Ghana international Partey who played a key role in Los Rojiblancos’s Europa League triumph is also selected in the 20-man squad to feature in GOtv MAX Cup billed for the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium.
Diego Simeone’s men are expected in the Akwa Ibom state capital on Monday evening.
ATLETICO MADRID SQUAD IN FULL
Goalkeepers: Jan Oblak, Axel Werner
Defenders: JuanFran, Sergio Gonzalez, Francisco Montero, Rafael Munoz, Andres Solano
Midfielders: Gabi Fernandez , Angel Correa, Victor ‘Vitolo’ Perez, Thomas Partey, Roberto Olabe, Juan Aguero Nunez, Antonio Moya, Mikel Carro, Joaqiun Munoz, Jot
Strikers: Fernando Torres, Kevin Gameiro, Borja Garces
Diego Simeone’s charges will take on the Super Eagles B side in a hybrid friendly encounter at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium on Tuesday, May 22nd.