Tyronne Ebuehi

Super Eagles and Benfica defender Tyronne Ebuehi suffered an injury scare in Nigeria’s first workout on Tuesday evening ahead of their opening game in the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

The 22-year-old immediately received medical attention after he suffered a nose bleed.

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Speaking to newsmen on the right-back’s ailment, head coach Gernot Rohr said Ebuehi has recovered.

“Ebuehi has recovered and fit, there are no injury problems in the team,” Rohr said

Nigeria will face Croatia in their Group D 2018 World Cup opener on Saturday at the Kaliningrad Stadium.