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Siasia pleads with US Embassy to release 4 players’ visas


Dream Team VI handler, Samson Siasia has urged the American Embassy in Nigeria to conclude the good work they have done, with regards  to the prompt release of US visas to members of his team  who are yet to join his squad in the United States of America.

As of now 18 players and nine officials are already in the US while the Media Officer of the team, Timi Ebikagboro and four players namely: Julius Emiloju, Sani Modibo, Christian Madu and David Itoro are still waiting for the release of their US visas.

Siasia told NationSport yesterday that the others will join them in Atlanta, USA.

“I am using this medium to beg the officials of the American Embassy to continue the good work they have done so far by issuing the remaining visas to four of my players: Julius Emiloju, Sani Modibo, Christian Madu, David Itoro and our team’s Media Officer Timi Ebikagboro so that we can start our full preparations for the Rio Olympics. As soon as these people get their visas they will meet us in Atlanta”, Siasia told NationSport from the United States of America yesterday.


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