HomeNigeria National Teams

Ebuehi Ruled Out Of Super Eagles’ Friendlies Against Ghana, Mali

Ebuehi Ruled Out Of Super Eagles’ Friendlies Against Ghana, Mali

Serie A club Empoli have confirmed Tyrone Ebuehi will spend time on the sidelines due to injury.

Ebuehi will also now miss Nigeria’s upcoming friendlies against the Black Stars of Ghana and Eagles of Mali due to the setback.

The versatile full-back sustained the injury in Empoli’s 1-0 home defeat to Bologna last Friday.

Read Also:Awoniyi, Aina Face Relegation Battle After EPL Deduct Four Points From Forest

The 28-year-old started the game on the bench and took the place of Emmanuel Gyasi on 66 minutes.

“Empoli Football Club announces that the instrumental tests to which the player Tyronne Ebuehi, who came off during Friday’s match against Bologna, underwent, highlighted the partial tear of the anterior cruciate ligament of the right knee,” reads a statement on the club’s official website.

“The footballer, after having undergone an initial specialist evaluation to establish the recovery path, began the appropriate treatments with the Azzurri healthcare staff.”

The defender has made 15 league appearances for Empoli this season.

Copyright © 2024 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.


Update cookies preferences