Home Sports GOOD NEWS! Mikel Returns To Training For Super Eagles

GOOD NEWS! Mikel Returns To Training For Super Eagles

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has been handed a selection boost ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final against South Africa, as captain John Obi Mikel resumed training today.

The midfielder took part in a light training during the team’s recovery session on Sunday morning, seven

days after he limped out of Nigeria’s 2-0 defeat to Madagascar.

It leaves Rohr positive about his chances of playing against Bafana Bafana on Wednesday, July 10.

The German had given a hint about Mikel Obi’s fitness, after the 3-2 win over Cameroon on Saturday.

“Mikel is trying to run already, so we will see if he could be fit one time for [South Africa] clash,” he said.

Loading...