Russia 2018: Mikel returns for Cameroon

Posted on Aug 15 2017 - 1:19pm by admin

by way of Chidera Akalonu

in advance of next month’s crucial World Cup qualifiers towards Cameroon super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel has returned to action for the first time in 4 months as he started for Tianjin Teda in a chinese language super League clash against Hebei.

The midfielder  who has been out with an belly injury, which wanted surgical operation in London has ultimately recovered from injury and lasted the space in Tianjin Teda’s 2-zero loss to Hebei CFFC in the chinese language super League on Monday afternoon.

on the other hand, it will signify an immense boost for the super Eagles, in advance of next month’s a very powerful World Cup qualifiers towards Cameroon.

In his absence, Tianjin Teda are in relegation troubles after profitable handiest two video games from a that you can think of seventeen, while the tremendous Eagles have been beaten 2-0 by means of South Africa in an African Cup of nations qualifier.

He has no longer played for Nigeria this year along with his ultimate sport being the 3-1 dwelling win over Algeria in November 2016.

And barring any unforeseen scenario, the 30-12 months outdated will due to this fact be within the operating to be picked on the squad for the sector Cup qualifiers in opposition to Cameroon.

Nigeria host the African champions on September 1 in Uyo with the return leg in Yaounde three days later.

tremendous Eagles supervisor Gernot Rohr is predicted to announce his roster for the world Cup qualifier against the African champions this week.

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