By Johnny Edward:
Amkar Perm midfielder Izunna Uzochukwu will resume training on Tuesday, four weeks after suffering a hamstring injury on international duty with the Super Eagles in their goalless draw against Tanzania, Completesportsnigeria.com can report.
Uzochukwu who was in Denmark to receive medical treatment from a specialist told Completesportsnigeria.com he is fully recovered and will be up for selection when Amkar face Dinamo Moscow on Saturday.
"I'm back from Denmark where I went for better medical treatment," he told Completesportsnigeria.com from Russia.
"I will join up with the squad today for the game Dinamo on Saturday and my coach is happy with that."
Uzochukwu has made five appearances for Amkar Perm who sit 11th on the Russian League log.
He said he was also delighted the Super Eagles bounced back from their 2-0 loss to Congo to beat Cameroon 3-0.
"It must have been tough for the team but I'm happy they rallied back strongly to beat Cameroon and that's good for us ahead of next month's fixtures."
He urged the fans to back the team as they head into the new era under Sunday Oliseh.Watch The Premier League Live!! with EXPRESSVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN