Victor Osimhen out of the return fixture in Freetown

Victor Osimhen out of the return fixture in Freetown

Victor osimhen to miss the return fixture of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone after sustaining an injury in the home fixture of the match at Benin stadium on Friday evening, which ended 4-4,

The injury sustain is believed to not keep him out for long. The coach Gernot rohr revealed he dislocated his shoulder and should be out for just few weeks.

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Victor Osimhen who was among the goal scorer for the match has a total of four goals in three Nations Cup qualifier so far, will miss the fourth round of the competition, which will take place on Tuesday in free town.

Kelechi iheanacho is set to lead the line against Sierra Leone on Tuesday.

The coach also disclosed that Samuel Chukwueze and Leon Balogun was substituted in the match because they had injury, however they are set to return to training ahead of the return fixture.

Emmanuel Dennis of club Brugge is also another injury doubt after he injury his ankle in today’s training.

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