The Super Eagles player, Alex Iwobi has tested negative for COVID-19.
This was announced by the Nigeria Football Federation in a tweet Tuesday morning.
NFF, however, failed to disclose if the player will feature in today’s game against Lesotho or not.
“Update: @NGSuperEagles forward, @alexiwobi has tested negative after further COVID-19 tests were conducted,” the tweet read.
NPOreports had earlier reported that the Everton FC player,Iwobi had tested positive for COVID-19 last Saturday which made him miss the Nigeria’s African Cup of Nations qualifier against the Benin Republic last Saturday.