The super Eagles of Nigeria have suffered a tremendous setback beforehand of their first AFCON 2019 Qualifiers towards South Africa scheduled to happen on the 10th of June in Uyo.
Captain of the super Eagles of Nigeria John Obi Mikel has formally pulled out of the squad for the game after struggling a setback in his recovery from what has been identified as a significant muscle tear on his thigh.
Mikel resumed light training, but still travelled to the britain to see a expert where it used to be revealed to him that he will endure surgical treatment so that it will rule him out of motion for two months.
His chinese facet Tianjin Teda will in the coming days make an announcement on the injury, in an effort to indubitably rock their season considering how neatly he has settled down in his new atmosphere.
For Nigeria, he’s going to most no doubt pass over the AFCON 2019 Qualifiers tie towards South Africa. A move for you to definitely affect the plans of tutor of the senior nationwide staff Gernot Rohr.