Anderlecht striker Henry Onyekuru is elated to be in the same national team, at the same time, with his mentor - John Obi Mikel.

Super Eagles trained on Sunday evening in Krasnodar ahead of the international friendly with Argentina scheduled for Tuesday.

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“I remember watching this guy play, Winning premier league titles and being a huge inspiration for me and many other kids, Now we are teammates! God is Great! ?#ObiMikel#respect.” He wrote on twitter with two photos of himself and the Tianjin Teda midfielder.

Onyekuru was a second half substitute in the 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria on Friday, while Mikel did not feature in the encounter.

Mikel will captain the Nigerian side against a Messi-less Argentina in Russia.

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