By Johnny Edward:
Nigerian midfielder Joel Obi has been ruled out for five days, Completesportsnigeria.com can report.
The 24-year-old Nigerian international suffered a muscular fatigue to the gluteus of the right thigh during his side's warm-up session prior to his side's 3-1 loss at home to Sassuolo last Sunday, a report on Torino's official website revealed.
According to the report, the former FC Parma and Inter Milan star had a personal light training session on Thursday at the Sisport Arena along with Danilo Avelar and Ciro Immobile who are also recovering from injuries.
"The check-up of Obi in the afternoon has shown a muscular fatigue to the gluteus of the right thigh: he needs 3-5 days of personalised work,"a report on Torino's official website said.
With this, the 24-year-old midfielder is a major doubt for Saturday's away clash to Udinese.
Obi joined Torino from Inter Milan in July 2015 and has made ten appearances for the club this season in all competitions.