Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, is confident captain John Mikel Obi will recover in time, for their final Group D game against Argentina on Tuesday.
Rohr told journalists after the game,
“No issues with Mikel Obi, he will recover in time for the next game.”
Mikel Obi sustained a wrist injury during Nigeria’s 2-0 win over Iceland at the Volgograd Arena on Friday.
The Tianjin TEDA midfielder could be seen moving carefully towards the end of the encounter, sparking fears he could sit out the match against Argentina.
Nigeria needs to avoid defeat against Argentina, to qualify for the knockout stages.