Echiejile Back In Training After Injury Setback

Echiejile Back In Training After Injury Setback

By Johnny Edward:

Super Eagles left-back, Elderson Echiejile, rejoined his French side Monaco in training on Wednesday weeks after suffering a hamstring injury that kept him out of the squad, reports.

Echiejile is however targeting a quick return after being passed fully fit by the club’s medics.

“I’m happy to be back in training because there's always something new to learn,” Echiejile told

The former SC Braga defender however hopes to be in the squad to face Nice this weekend.

"I have started full training and I hope to be back pretty soon with the squad."

The Nigerian international who has played 12 times in the Ligue 1 this term last played Troyes on the 19th of December.

Monaco are second on the French League table with 42 points from 24 games and are 21 points adrift current Champions and leaders PSG who host Lorient on Wednesday.​