Super Eagles Media officer, Babafemi Raji has given the reason Kelechi Iheanacho is yet to arrive camp, ahead of the 2021 AFCON qualifiers against Benin Republic and Lesotho.
23 players in the team’s Eko Hotel and Suite camp with Iheanacho the only player still being expected.
Raji said “Iheanacho will join his teammates this morning. There was a little mix-up in his flight itinerary which delayed his arrival.”
The Eagles had their first training session on Tuesday evening at the Teslim Balogun Stadium.
They will travel to Cotonou on Friday for the Saturday’s clash against Benin Republic.
The players and their officials will travel by waterways to Cotonou on Friday morning, spend the night there before moving to Porto Novo on Saturday for the game.
They will return to Cotonou after the game and travel back to Lagos on Sunday morning to prepare for the tie against Lesotho on Tuesday.