Saudi Arabia membership, Al Shabab has reportedly stated that Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo won’t be permitted to participate within the senior nationwide team of Nigeria for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.
In accordance with Naija Sports, the membership already informed Ighalo of their choice to carry on to him through the AFCON period using the late arrival of his invitation letter from the Nigeria Soccer Federation (NFF) as their excuse.
They claimed they didn’t receive his invitation letter throughout the days stipulated by FIFA for clubs to be notified about their gamers going away for a match with their nationwide team.
It is a comparable excuse English Premier League aspect Watford gave on one other Nigerian player in Emmanuel Dennis before the participant determined to not honour the call up. Identical to Dennis, it’s now as much as Ighalo to determine if he needs to be on the match or not.