AFCON 2023: Goalkeeper Nwabali may face Angola

January 31st, 2024

The Nigeria Football Federation has stated that if Stanley Nwabali passes the late fitness test scheduled for this Wednesday, he would still be eligible to be selected for the quarterfinal matchup against Palancas Negras of Angola.

The Chippa United goalkeeper has won the hearts of Nigerians with his confident demeanor between the sticks and his penchant for launching onslaughts with long kicks that have been unsettling the opposition at this tournament, at a time when the country’s football scene has been lacking in quality goalkeepers.

READ ALSO  Two brothers murdered and their corpses dumped in car booth in Anambra

The 27-year-old sustained a minor ligament injury during the Round of 16 match against the Indomitable Lions on Saturday, according to team medics. Since then, the doctors have been treating him to see whether he will recover in time for a late fitness test 48.


CLICK HERE TO COMMENT




Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*


EARN MONEY BY SHARING THIS PAGE. Copy the following link: https://naijapeeps.com.ng0