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BREAKING: Why Super Eagles Coach Peseiro Should Recall Maduka Okoye To Nigeria’s National Team.

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Maduka Okoye’s heroics continued last night with a commanding performance against Juventus as Udinese shocked the watching world with a 1-nil victory over the Old Ladies in Turin.

Okoye’s stellar display between the sticks has reignited calls for his return to the Nigerian national team, and here are reasons why Coach Peseiro should seriously consider recalling the 24-year-old shot-stopper:

1. In-form and Confident: Okoye isn’t just making saves; he’s exuding confidence and leadership at the back.

His composure under pressure against a team like Juventus speaks volumes about his mental state and ability to handle big moments.

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2. Building for the Future: At 24, Okoye represents the future of Nigerian goalkeeping.

Re-integrating him into the national team setup now allows Peseiro to assess him in a competitive environment and build a long-term vision for the position.

3. Motivation and Competition: Recalling Okoye would inject healthy competition into the goalkeeping department.

This can push other goalkeepers like Nwabali and Uzoho to perform at their peak, ultimately benefiting the entire team.

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4. Capitalizing on Momentum: Riding the wave of his impressive form, Okoye’s recall could bring a positive energy and winning mentality to the squad, especially during friendlies where experimentation and building morale are key.

While Okoye missed this year’s Africa Cup of Nations, his recent resurgence at Udinese demands immediate attention from the Super Eagles’ coaching staff.

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