Everton winger Alex Iwobi will undergo another COVID-19 test ahead of Tuesday clash against Lesotho.
The Nigerian missed Saturday’s victory against Benin Republic after he tested positive to COVID-19.
The Everton star was replaced by Henry Onyekuru as it was reported that he has been in an isolation centre.
According to completsport it was disclosed by a reliable source that the Nigeria Football Federation will not accept the result until another confirmation in Lagos.
Iwobi, who is currently now in isolation is expected to undergo another test on Monday.
The 24–year-old has been impressive for both club and country and has scored three goals in four appearances for the AFCON qualifiers.
The Super Eagles will now host the Crocodiles of Lesotho at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos.