Date: 7th March 2007 at 8:08pm
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New Nigeria coach Bertie (Mc)Vogts has named a 37-man squad for his side’s upcoming African Cup of Nations Qualifying tie against Uganda. As well as an expected call-up for Obafemi Martins, the Sweaty Sock rejecr has also named Baba in the mix – with some sources claiming that the 28 year-old is being offered a dual role of playing and being a ‘defensive technical advisor’. No confirmation as yet whether Baba will go for this, or this turns out to be a kite-flying olive branch-type move from Nigeria towards a player who last featured for them in 2004