Alex Iwobi will play for Nigeria against Lesotho in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying after all following a negative test for the coronavirus.
The Everton forward was forced to sit out against Benin over the weekend after returning a positive result for COVID-19 but with the Nigeria camp believing it was a false positive, he was re-tested and came back negative.
Iwobi, who was asymptomatic, was in the line-up that kicked off against Lesotho today, a match that the Super Eagles lead 2-0 thanks to goals by Victor Osimhen and Oghenekaro Etebo.
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