Enyeama Out of South Africa Friendly With Injury

Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama is set to miss Sunday’s international friendly against South Africa through a back injury.

This is according to the Super Eagles media officer Toyin Ibitoye who confirmed the injury concerns of the LOSC Lille shot-stopper.

“Vincent Enyeama is out of the game against South Africa due to a back injury,” Ibitoye said.

Vincent Enyeama is Just the Second Nigerian to Earn a 100 International Cap.
Vincent Enyeama is Just the Second Nigerian to Earn a 100 International Cap.

In Enyeama’s absence, Warri Wolves goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi is likely to stand in for the first choice.

The 32-year-old made his 100th appearance for Nigeria in Wednesday’s 0-1 defeat by Uganda at the Nest of Champions stadium, Uyo, Akwa Ibom.

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