Tension in Super Eagles camp as Nigeria’s key player suffered nose injury during training before Croatia match

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Tension in Super Eagles camp as Nigeria’s key player suffered nose injury during training before Croatia match

- Tyronne Ebuehi suffered a nose injury during Nigeria's training session on Tuesday

- He was attended to immediately by the team doctors and he returned to the training pitch afterwards

- The coach of the team Gernot Rohr says he's not worried about the injury

Nigeria technical adviser Gernot Rohr has insisted that Tyronne Ebuehi’s injury is nothing to worry about as the Super Eagles edge closer to their opening Group D campaign against Croatia in Russia.

The 22-year-old defender suffered a nose injury during the team’s first training session on Tuesday afternoon after colliding in a small collision.

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Ebuehi suffers nose injury during first Super Eagles training session in Russia

Ebuehi suffers being attended to by the Super Eagles doctors - credit: Getty

Meanwhile, the team’s doctors claim that his nose was not broken, as he returned back on the pitch after getting treatment.

Head coach Gernot Rohr was relieved to continue playing with a full deck of cards, as they prepare for their opener against Croatia on June 16.

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