Dennis Replaced Injured Onyekuru For Algeria Friendly

Written by on September 18, 2022

Nottingham Forest striker, Emmanuel Dennis has been drafted in as a replacement for the Injured Henry Onyekuru in Nigeria’s squad for the international friendly against the Desert Foxes of Algeria.

Onyekuru, named in Nigeria’s 25-man squad for the game by head coach Jose Peseiro on Saturday, sustained an injury in his club Adana Demirspor’s 3-0 win at Antalyaspor later in the day.

The announcement of Dennis replacing the injured Onyekuru was made on the Nigeria Football Federation’s verified social media handle.

However, the Super Eagles will take on Algeria at the Miloud Hadefi Stadium, Oran on Tuesday, the 27th of September 2022.

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