By Adeboye Amosu:
Nigeria is facing a major injury crisis ahead of Wednesday's pre-African Nations Championship friendly against Angola as key forwards, Tunde Adeniji and Chisom Chikatara, are doubtful for the game, Completesportsnigeria.com can report.
Adenji, who scored a brace in Tuesday's 3-0 win against University of Pretoria, Completesportsnigeria.com learnt, was replaced in the game due to a muscle strain complaint.
Abia Warriors hitman Chikatara is suffering from a hamstring problem.
The two strikers who played key roles for their clubsides in the Glo Premier League last season are expected to shoulder the goal scoring responsibilities for the Eagles after skipper of the team, Gbolahan Salami, dumped them for a move abroad.
Sunday Oliseh's charges are expected to play another friendly game against another CHAN-bound team Cote d'lvoire on January 11.
The team is expected to leave their Pretoria camp base for Rwanda on January 15.Watch The Premier League Live!! with EXPRESSVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN