Villarreal coach provides Chukwueze injury update that will worry Rohr, Super Eagles fans :: All Nigeria Soccer

Villarreal coach provides Chukwueze injury update that will worry Rohr, Super Eagles fans :: All Nigeria Soccer


Villarreal coach provides Chukwueze injury update that will worry Rohr, Super Eagles fans

                Villarreal manager Unai Emery has provided an update on Samuel Chukwueze that will worry Super Eagles fans and Gernot Rohr after the Spaniard revealed that the winger's recovery from injury is not going according to plan. <br />

The Nigeria international has all but been ruled out of the Yellow Submarine’s opening match in the UEFA Champions League against Atalanta BC at the Estadio de la Cerámica on Tuesday night.

In late May, Chukwueze underwent an operation to fix an
injury to his left leg, an ailment that saw him miss the Europa League
showpiece versus Manchester United.

The 2015 U17 World Cup winner sustained a muscle injury during the
second leg of the 2020-2021 Europa League semifinal at Arsenal, only for him to
suffer a relapse in the days leading up to the final in Gdansk.

Speaking at Monday’s press conference, Emery said on Chukwueze: “He’s going a little bit slower than we wanted to and we still want to go cautiously with him.”

Chukwueze has missed the four competitive matches contested by Villarreal in the new season and was left out of the Super Eagles roster for their World Cup qualifiers against Liberia and Cape Verde this month.

Rohr is expected to name his squad for the double header against Central African Republic before the end of September.

Igho Kingsley

Copyright ANS

All rights reserved. This material,
and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced,
published, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior
express written permission from allnigeriasoccer.com

Source: AllNigeriaSoccer

#Villarreal #coach #Chukwueze #injury #update #worry #Rohr #Super #Eagles #fans #Nigeria #Soccer

Post views in last 5 minutes: 0 views

DOWNLOAD CORRECTSCORE MOBILE APP (APK)


Be the first to comment