Alex Iwobi and Moses Not Present as Super Eagles Prepare for Zambia Clash
Chelsea’s Victor Moses and Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi were missing in Tuesday evening’s training, as Nigeria prepare for their 2018 World Cup qualifier against Zambia in Uyo.
Iwobi, who was on target in the Gunners’ 2-0 win against Brighton and Hoves over the weekend, was given permission to sit out of the drills by overseen by Gernot Rohr, as he arrived late afternoon.
Moses, on the other hand, is yet to arrive camp despite no featuring in the Blues’ 1-0 defeat to Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.
Moses Simon, Chidozie Awaziem, and Ola Aina completed the list of players who did not warm up with the rest of the squad.
Mikel Obi, Odion Ighalo, Anthony Nwakaeme, Leon Balogun, William Troost Ekong, John Ogu, Oghenekaro Etebo and Ikechukwu Ezenwa were part of the session.
Others include Elderson Echiejile, Daniel Akpeyi, Wilfred Ndidi, Uche Agbo, Mikel Agu, Dele Ajiboye, Ahmed Musa Ifeanyi Ifeanyi, Aremu Afeez and Kelechi Iheanacho.