Abuja – Players and officials of the victorious U-23
National Team, Dream Team VI, which lifted the
Africa U-23 Cup of Nations on Saturday night, will
arrive in the country on Monday.
According to the team's itinerary, the team will
depart from the Leopold Senghor Int'l Airport on
Monday at 3 a.m. aboard an Arik flight.
The team is expected to arrive at the Murtala
Mohammed International Airport, Lagos at 9 a.m.
and is expected to board another Arik flight to Abuja.
Meanwhile, a statement posted on the Nigeria
Football Federation (NFF), website, the three foreign-
based players invited for the championship, have
since returned to their different clubs.
The players are Captain Azubuike Okechukwu and the
duo of Junior Ajayi and Taiwo Awoniyi who played in
the forward line.
The players departed for their bases on Saturday
night immediately after the Dream Team VI returned
to its Alafifa Hotel base from the Stade Léopold Sédar