By Adeboye Amosu:
U-23 Eagles skipper Azubuike Okechukwu is out of Wednesday's Africa U-23 Nations Cup semi-final tie against hosts Senegal after picking his second booking of the tournament against Algeria reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
The Turkish based midfielder was booked in the 84th minute of the encounter after a late tackle on an Algeria player.
Okechukwu was also issued a yellow card in the U-23 Eagles first game of the tournament against Mali.
The former Bayelsa United has been one of Nigeria's best performers in the competition and he will surely be missed against the Senegalese.Unblock the FIFA World Cup with ExpressVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN