Ahead of Saturday’s AFCON qualifiers between South Africa and and Nigeria at the National Stadium Johannesburg, the Super eagles camp has been hit as more injuries and doubts as the trio of Troost Ekong, Leon Balogun, and Alex Iwobi trained alone as all three were caring injuries.
The trio just had a run-out of light sprints before sitting out to watch the other players train.
After the match, head coach Gernot Rhor played down the injuries, saying that it was more of precaution than anything.
‘Yes Iwobi, Leon and Troost trained alone just out of precaution and to keep them fresh for Saturday.
Nigeria’s preparation for the match against SA has been rocked by injury to Odion Ighalo and Mikel Obi while Wilfred Ndidi is suspended.