Super Eagles Star Alex Iwobi Tests Positive For Coronavirus {FULL STORY}

Super Eagles Star Alex Iwobi Tests Positive For Coronavirus {FULL STORY}

March 28, 2021 0 By Cypher9ja

Alex Iwobi was dropped from the Super Eagles XI in opposition to Benin Republic on Saturday after testing positive to COVID-19.

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr made one late change for the Cameroon 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match performed away in Benin Republic’s Stade Charles de Gaulle in Porto-Novo.

Nigeria received the by 1-0 due to a final minute header by Paul Onuachu who got here in late within the second half of the sport.

Iwobi was earlier named within the workforce in opposition to the sturbon Squirrels, however was withdrawn after returning a constructive coronavirus take a look at.

The outcome got here out simply earlier than the Gernot Rohr’s aspect headed to the stadium.

The previous Arsenal star was changed with Galatasaray ahead, Henry Onyekuru within the beginning lineup.