It’s also worth mentioning that Ndidi’s Super Eagles and Leicester City teammate Kelechi Iheanacho is also in the recovery room; as he has missed the Foxes’ last two games.
With that in mind, Super Eagles coach Jose Peseiro might have to explore other options in case Ndidi and Iheanacho aren’t fit for Africa’s biggest football competition, which begins in less than two weeks.
The Portuguese coach has set his sights on Royal Antwerp’s Yusuf Alhassan as a potential replacement for Ndidi. The 23 year old has been in sensational form for the Belgian outfit in recent weeks, registering three assists in his last four games.
🚨 BREAKING: Massive blow for Nigeria as combative midfielder Wilfred Ndidi is reportedly ruled out of the Africa Cup of Nations.
🔄 Super Eagles coach Jose Peseiro is rumoured…