Nigeria vs Tunisia: Eagles duo out of Austria friendly

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Ahead of the friendly match against Tunisia, the Super Eagles duo of William Troost-Ekong and Samuel Kalu will not feature in the match scheduled for Austria, according to reports.

Bordeaux winger Samuel Kalu picked up an injury during the 1-0 defeat against African champions Algeria while Super Eagles Assistant Captain William Troost-Ekong has returned to his base in England.

Ekong, who just joined English Championship side Watford had a poor game against the Desert Foxes on Friday but it was not clear if he suffered any injury or picked any knock.Ekong 5

However, Kalu, who has also returned to France was confirmed to have picked up a knock but not expected to keep him out for a long period of time.

Both players started against Algeria and while Ekong played for 90minutes, Kalu was replaced early in the second half by Moses Simon.

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