Head Coach of the Beach Soccer National Team, also known as Supersand Eagles, Audu Ejo Adamu has invited 18 players to camp ahead of this month’s African Beach Soccer Championship in Morocco.

The African Beach Soccer Championship, which also serves as the qualifying tournament for this year’s FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup, will take place in El Jadida, Morocco between 20th – 26th May, 2013.

France’s Jeremy Basquaise, right, battles for the ball with Nigeria’s Ogbonnaya Okemmiri, during a past FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup match in Rio de Janeiro. File photos

Invited are old reliables like Isiaka Olawale, Abdul Isah, Bartholomew Ibenegbu, Ogbonnaya Okemiri and Victor Tale, and new faces like Danladi Isah, Jerome Parara and Adufu Abutu. Heartland FC of Owerri’s free-scoring forward Isah Akor is also called.

The team will camp in Badagry, Lagos, with Coach Adamu to pick only 12 for the African championship.

Abdul Isah (Kaduna United); Oladipo Olalekan (Owibeseb FC, Lagos); Isiaka Olawale (Dolphins FC); Abuh Azeez (Kwara United FC); Emeka Ogbonna (Owibeseb FC, Lagos); Abdul Haruna (Heartland FC); Isah Akor (Heartland FC); Shehu Maijama’a (Wikki Tourists FC); Ogbonnaya Okemiri (Kwara United FC); Bartholomew Ibenegbu (Heartland FC); Victor Tale (Bassa United, Kogi); Adufu Abutu (NYSC FC, Kogi); Babatunde Badmus (Owibeseb FC, Lagos); Danladi Isah (Sharks FC); Emmanuel Owhoferia (Owibeseb FC, Lagos); Jerome Parara (Igala United, Kogi); Taiwo Adams (Owibeseb FC, Lagos); Emmanuel Zabi (Adamawa United)



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