Newsexpress banner Camano banner
Breaking News: Alex Iwobi poisoned in Super Eagles camp, hospitalised

By News Express on 22/03/2016

Views: 3,125


Arsenal youngster Alex Iwobi has been hospitalised in Abuja after he suffered from food poisoning, according to Nigeria coach Samson Siasia.

Iwobi, 19, did not train with the rest of the Super Eagles squad on Tuesday morning ahead of Friday’s crucial AFCON qualifier against Egypt on account of the food poisoning.

“He suffered from food poisoning and so was not part of the training. But his condition is stable,” disclosed Siasia.

It was further gathered that Iwobi ate a meal of salad from where he got the problem.

His father, Chuka, who flew with him from London, has visited the youngster in hospital.

The midfielder has played two friendlies for his father's native country, but he has yet to play an official game since he switched his international allegiance.

At the weekend, he crowned his first Premier League debut with a goal in Arsenal 2-0 win at Everton.

In the meantime, 19 other players trained on Tuesday morning at the Abuja National Stadium.

They will also train in Kaduna later today.

The players include skipper Ahmed Musa, Mikel Obi, Carl Ikeme, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Etim Matthew, Ifeanyi Matthew, Oghenekaro Etebo, Efe Ambrose, Godfrey Oboabona, Orji Kalu and Fenando Adi.

Others were Umar Aminu, Aaron Samuel, Moses Simon, Odion Ighalo, Chibuzor Okonkwo and Kelechi Iheanacho.

Text courtesy of mtnfootball.com. Photo shows Alex Iwobi.

Source News Express

Posted 22/03/2016 2:40:31 PM

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
FCT Police to pay N1m for illegal detention...

Troops kill 30 Boko Haram terrorists along Nigeria-Chad...

Police nabs 11 armed robbery suspects in Anambra,...

Student kills parents, self over eczema

British PM Theresa May survives vote of confidence...

Biafra Nations Youth League laments Achuzia’s death

I will be sworn-in as Abia Governor, says...

Okowa, Ibori honoured as National Patrons of Nigeria...

Ondo workers protest non-payment of salaries

Rivers Speaker throws in the towel

Conversion of royal father: Uduaghan wades into Itsekiri...

Global survey finds widespread lack of confidence in...

 

Latest News We have credible evidence of sabotage against opposition — FG What argument would South-East advance to deserve 2023 president? — Amaechi DSS condemns coup call in Nigeria Insecurity, wellbeing: Obasanjo canvasses for national programme Liverpool face Man City in Community Shield Okowa challenges graduates on knowledge application for better society ... As DELSU graduates 4,252 students Air safety: Enugu shuts Orie Emene Market, demolishes abattoir Super Falcons win WAFU Cup, edge Ivory Coast FIRS to charge VAT on online transactions How God used Lai Mohammed to deliver Kwara from retrogression — Chief Imam Police order probe into alleged suicide of UNN student African football legends play for Ambode

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (479,973 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (419,329 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (357,816 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (305,890 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (270,170 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (241,255 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (229,150 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (210,848 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (201,878 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (200,137 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (181,243 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (181,159 views)

 

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (91) Business & Economy (4,266) Business Verdict (71) Columnists (1,031) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (208) Entertainment (613) Features (751) Global Business Monitor (360) ICT Monitor (43) International (3,457) Interview (179) Live Commentary (29) Love Matters (160) Maggie's Blog (268) News (46,281) Opinion (1,240) Pidgin (17) Politics (10,796) Religion (1,002) Sports (2,005) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera