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CSKA doctors give Ahmed Musa clean bill of health

27 August 2015, 21:46

Moscow - Ahmed Musa is not an injury worry ahead of Nigeria's African Cup of Nations qualifier against Tanzania in Dar es Salaam on September 5.

In the closing stages of the UEFA Champions League tie against Sporting Lisbon on Wednesday, Musa was stretchered off the field injured after a rash challenge by Portugal international Joao Mário.

On Thursday morning, the Super Eagles striker underwent tests to ascertain the extent of the injury and the doctors gave him a clean bill of health to resume training.

Also read: Ahmed Musa, Echiejile score in UCL qualifiers

It means Ahmed Musa is in line to play his sixth straight game in the Russian Premier League this season against Kuban' Krasnodar on Sunday if he is not rested by manager Leonid Slutsky.

Across all competitions, the 22 - year - old has been involved in 87 goals in 176 games since he moved to Europe in 2010 from Kano Pillars.

He is one of the six strikers based overseas selected by Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh for the AFCON qualifying tie against Tanzania.

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