You are here: HomeSportsSoccer2022 09 19Article 588596

Soccer News of Monday, 19 September 2022


Another Super Eagles striker to miss Algeria friendly to injury

Nigerian striker Peter Olayinka could miss the Super Eagles friendly against Algeria on September 27.

The 26-year-old was subbed off at halftime during Slavia Prague's 3-0 defeat away to Viktoria Plzen in the 1st League on Sunday, September 18.

The forward who can also play on the left wing was named among Coach Jose Peseiro's 25-man squad for the friendly against the North African giants.

Meanwhile, Slavia Prague are yet to report on the extent of his injury.

Napoli's Victor Osimhen, and Real Sociedad's new acquisition, Sadiq Umar have already been ruled out of the clash against the Desert Warriors.

Leon Balogun and Henry Onyekuru are the other Super Eagles players who have been ruled out of next week's international friendly due to injury