Real Betis forward Nosa Igiebor has said he hopes to make his World Cup debut in Brazil in June.
Igiebor was named on a 30-man provisional squad by Coach Stephen Keshi for Brazil 2014.
The skillful midfielder has endured a torrid season during which his club have been relegated from the Spanish La Liga and he has battled various injuries.But he told AfricanFootball.com he wishes to make the most of the chance offered him by coach Stephen Keshi.
“I am very happy by this news. I must say thanks to God almighty first and thank you to the coach,” Igiebor said.
“It’s the dream of every player to be at the World Cup and my aim is to make it to Brazil with the Eagles.”
Igiebor was the standout star for Nigeria’s Olympic squad in the qualifying series for the 2012 London games.