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Wilfred Ndidi has suffered a groin injury and has been ruled out of Nigeria’s friendlies against Cote d’Ivoire and Tunisia.
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Super Eagles media officer Toyin Ibitoye confirmed this development to Goal.
He said,“Of course, Ndidi is injured and has been ruled out of the games against Tunisia and Cote d’Ivoire,”
Gernot Rohr is expected to name a replacement for the injured midfielder.
The is the first time Ndidi has suffered from a groin injury and the news will be particularly worrying for Leicester.
Although the length of his recuperation is unknown, he will be unavailable when his team take on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s Arsenal in Wednesday’s English League Cup encounter.