Onazi to Return to Training Sooner Than Later
The Lazio midfielder suffered an ankle ligament tear following a dangerous tackle by Frenchman Blaise Matuidi during the last-16 clash involving both nations.
Onazi told AfricanFootball.com he hopes to be back in training in 12 days.
Ogenyi Onazi in Agony After Injuring His Ankle Following a Challenge By Blaise Matuidi of France. Image Credit: Getty Image.
â€œI am feeling better now,â€ he said. â€œI didnâ€™t fracture any bone as reported. I am in Abuja taking more treatment.
â€œI thank Nigerians for their support.â€
France defeated Nigeria 2-1 to halt the African championsâ€™ progress in Brazil.
The Super Eagles have failed to reach the World Cup last-8 in three attempts.
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