Joel Obi Doubtful For Savona clash

Joel Obi Doubtful For Savona clash

Super Eagles midfielder Joel Obi is a major doubt for Torino in Wednesday’s pre-season game against Lega Pro side Savona, can report.

Obi was forced off in the 22nd minute of Torino’s 8-0 win over Serie D side Sondrio in Bormio on Sunday due to a knee complaint.

Obi, who recently joined Torino for €2.4m from Inter Milan, was however by Daniele Baselli in Torino’s second pre-season game and now faces a race to be fit for Wednesday.

A brace from Fabio Quagliarella and strikes from Daniele Baselli, Bruno Peres and Danilo Avelar gave Giampaolo Ventura’s side a 5-0 lead into the break.