WorldStage Newsonline-- Super Eagles head coach, Stephen Keshi has released Sunshine Stars players as the national team prepare for the international friendly against Mena of Niger in Niamey this week.
The players release according to the national team handler was to allow them return to their club ahead of their CAF Champions League game against ASO Chlef of Algeria.
"Sunshine Stars is the only Nigerian club on the continent and we must give them all the support to succeed in their campaign,” he said.
"So we hope the players will give their best and qualify the club for semi finals of the money spinning league."
Sunshine Stars won its last CAF Champions League game, beating the ASO Chlef team by 2-0 at the Dipo Dina International Stadium in Ijebu Ode.