By Adeboye Amosu:
Algeria could be without star forward Rachid Ghezzal for the crucial Russia 2018 World Cup qualifying fixture against Nigeria in Uyo on 12 November, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
The 24-year-old who plays for French club Olympic Lyon sustained an injury during his side’s 2-1 win against Bastia on Saturday.
He was replaced by Sergi Darder in the 68th minute of the French Ligue 1 clash, casting doubt over his availability for the game.
Bordeaux forward, Adam Ounas, is already ruled out of the game after picking up an injury while in action for his club.
The Fennecs drew 1-1 against Cameroon in their match day one fixture and are joint second in the group with the Indomitable Lions.
Nigeria top the group with three points after beating Zambia 2-1 in Ndola last month.