FIFA 2018 World Cup: Moses Ruled Out

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr is now left with 29 players from which to select his team for the 2018 World Cup after Moses Simon was ruled out of the tournament as a result of an injury.

Simon, who plays for Belgian Jupiler League side, Gent, will not feature in Monday’s friendly against the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC, neither will he be playing in the subsequent game against England on June 2nd.

FIFA 2018 World Cup: Moses Ruled Out

Rohr confirmed the development to reporters in Port Harcourt when he said:

“It is unfortunate Moses Simon will not be traveling with the team on Tuesday because he is down with an injury.

“The nature of his injury is such that he won’t be recovering quickly enough to make the world cup.”

Meanwhile, the head coach of the Super Eagles is set to drop four more players from the squad after the game against DR Congo.

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