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Çaykur Rizespor star Ibrahim Olawoyin has shared his reaction to his maiden invitation to the Super Eagles.

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Olawoyin received a late call-up after Bayer Leverkusen winger Nathan Tella withdrew from Nigeria’s squad for the 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against South Africa and Benin Republic due to personal reasons.

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Although the former Rangers player was eager to play for the Super Eagles, he didn’t expect the invitation at this stage.

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“It is amazing and I feel great about it. It’s a great privilege for me, which I will cherish for life,” Olawoyin told the Super Eagles media. “I didn’t see it coming, and it came as a surprise for me, but it finally came, and I have been looking forward to it.

“The Super Eagles is different because it’s all-around quality players. They come from everywhere and will make you better.”

Olawoyin scored eight goals and provided three assists for Rizespor during the 2023/24 season.

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