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Gernot Rohr Names Replacement For Odion Ighalo


Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, has revealed the replacement for Odion Ighalo, he called up Galatasaray striker, Henry Onyekuru, ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier match against South Africa on November 17.

The Super Eagles striker sustained an injury on Wednesday, while playing for Changchun Yatai against Tianjin Quanjian in the Chinese Super League.

The Nigeria national team will be without two of its important players as Naija News recall that Francis Uzoho, had announced that he was injured while playing for Elche in the Spanish Second Division on Sunday.

Theophilous Afelokhai from Nigeria league champions, Enyimba was handed a call-up to replace the 20-year-old first-choice goalkeeper.

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