Nigeria goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi could be set for a spell on the sidelines after suffering a nasty injury in Kaizer Chiefs’ 1-0 away defeat against Bidvest Wits at the FNB Stadium, Johannesburg on Sunday, reports Completesports.com.
Akpeyi collided with Bidvest Wits’ Mxolisi Macuphu while attempting to punch the ball away in the 43rd minute.
The 34-year-old received medical attention on the pitch before he was strechered off later.
Read Also: Ighalo Shortlisted For Man United POTY, Goal Of The Season Awards
Akpeyi was replaced by Bruce Bvuma late in the first half.
He has made 25 league appearances for Kaizer Chiefs this season.
Substitute Bienvenu Evanga netted the winning goal for Bidvest Wits deep into stoppage time.
By Adeboye Amosu
Copyright © 2020 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.
You may be interested
ECCIMA laments continued closure of Int’l flights to Enugu airportWebby - September 16, 2021
1st Vice president of the Enugu Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ECCIMA), Mr Jasper Nduagwuike (Middle) and Council…
Why Nigerian banks’ll not fund Shell assets acquisition- AgbajeWebby - September 16, 2021
Spread the love The Chief Executive Officer of Guaranty Trust Holding Company Plc, Mr Segun Agbaje, has given reasons why…
IPOB threatens Ghanaian president as 82 members missing, others deportedWebby - September 16, 2021
Spread the loveGhana seems in earnest to help Nigeria in clamping down on members of the outlawed group IPOB and…