Kaduna - Super Eagles first choice goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme, is out of Tuesday’s 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Egypt in Alexandria.
Super Eagles medical crew confirmed that the goalkeeper has stomach upset which has kept him out of training since Friday’s game in Kaduna.
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Reacting to the development, Coach Samson Siasia, insisted he trusts his back up keepers to do well against the Pharoahs.
Siasia said that one of his reserves goalkeepers, Daniel Akpeyi and Ikechukwu Ezenwa can get the job done in Alexandria.
- News 24