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Alex Iwobi tests negative for COVID-19

Nigerian Football Star Alex Iwobi tests Negative for COVID-19. This caused him to miss Nigeriaʼs AFCON qualifier against Benin.

This information was disclosed by Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Tuesday, via a Tweet.

The tweet said Iwobi “has tested negative after further COVID-19 tests were conducted.”

The Everton player was said to have tested positive for the coronavirus upon arrival in Benin ahead of the showdown between the Super Eagles and the Squirrels.

He had to be withdrawn from the starting lineup just before the Nigerian team headed to the stadium on Saturday

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