Benin Republic duo to miss Super Eagles clash due to Coronavirus
The Super Eagles of Nigeria are set to face neighbors the Squirrels of Benin Republic in an all-important 2022 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Group L qualifying fixture.
It was reported earlier that the Super Eagles of Nigeria will be without Everton midfielder Alex Iwobi who tested positive for the deadly Coronavirus.
The Squirrels of Benin Republic will also be without two of their star players ahead of at kick-off at 5 pm billed for the Stade Charles de Gaulle, Porto-Novo.
The two Benin Republic players who have been sidelined are Rodrigue Kossi and Jacques Bessan.
Both players are sidelined because they tested positive for Covid-19.