Before they left, President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo met the squad of 25 and senior officials in at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
Also left out is Kano Pillars striker Junior Lokosa, who made his debut in the encounter, as well as Standard Liege midfielder Uche Agbo and Plateau United goalkeeper Dele Ajiboye. I am disappointed to not make the final squad, Eze tweeted. "GO #NIGERIA:flag-ng::soccer:! #DefendLikeEze".
Injury doubt Moses Simon, from Belgian side Gent, was on the flight and will have a third scan to determine the extent of a hamstring injury he suffered recently in training. I am looking forward to the World Cup.
The Green and White men will play the Three Lions on June, 2, then take on the Czech Republic at the Rudolf Tonn Stadium in Austria on June 6.
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Rohr is expected to make his final cuts to the squad after the England match, needing to drop two players before travelling to Russian Federation with his final 23.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria held a 1-1 draw at home by DR Congo on Monday, in their fist 2018 FIFA World Cup preparation.
William Troost-Ekong put Nigeria ahead after pouncing on a defensive error from the Congolese defence to score his first ever goal for the national team.