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CONFIRMED: Moses to miss Senegal, B/Faso friendlies

Super Eagles By: Ayodeji Tunde | 20/03/2017


Victor Moses will be excused from the upcoming friendly games the Super Eagles will be playing against Senegal and Burkina Faso it has been officially confirmed.

Moses is believed to have a cupped a knock in the FA Cup quarter final game against Manchester but he was risked by Chelsea in the weekend game away to Stoke City.

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Though the fleet-footed winger lasted an hour against the Potters, he has been advised against playing in the international break. The Chelsea star is presently at the Eagles camp in London but officials say he will excused tomorrow.

The Super Eagles will be up against Senegal’s Teranga Lions on Thursday, 23rd March before taking on the Etalons of Burkina Faso four days later. Both matches will be played at The Hive, home ground of Barnet Football Club