Super Eagles and Leicester midfielder Wilfred Ndidi could be ruled out for several weeks after Foxes boss Brendan Rodgers revealed he may need surgery.
Nigeria Super Eagles goalkeeper Francis Uzoho has welcomed baby number two and first son.
Sani Abacha, the 17-year-old Nigerian player that plies his trade with Budapest Honved FC in Hungary said he found it very difficult to eat European foods.
Nigeria goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi saved a penalty as South African league leaders Kaizer Chiefs drew at Maritzburg United.
The Nigerian joined Everton from Arsenal under Marco Silva this campaign for a club record fee.
Odion Ighalo is looking to return to the Premier League in January with a number of clubs, including his former team Watford, keen to strike a deal.
A World Cup appearance and an Afcon bronze medal are the German’s major highlights at the helm of the Super Eagles.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria came from a goal down to beat the Crocodiles of Lesotho 4-2 in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, says captain, Ahmed Musa, advised him on team selection against Benin in their 2021 up of Nations qualifier on Wednesday.
The Super Eagles came from behind to win the encounter after conceding an early goal in the 3rd minute of the encounter.