Another Super Eagles’ player, Ola Aina has been ruled out of the proposed friendly match Nigeria will have against Brazil on Sunday in Singapore.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) announced on Wednesday that the Torino defender will the match on account of a domestic accident.
Before him, Kenneth Omeruo and Samuel Kalu have been ruled out on account of injuries.
They have been replaced by Tyronne Ebuehi (Benfica) and Viv Solomon-Otabor (CSKA Sofia).
The team is still being expected in Singapore, but a batch of the squad is expected to arrive Singapore later Thursday after their departure from Paris.
Ramon Azeez (Granada CF), William Ekong (Udinese), Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester City), Samuel Chukwueze (Villarreal), Chidozie Awaziem (Leganes), Alex Iwobi (Everton), Victor Osimhen and Emmanuel Dennis (Club Brugge) were on the 16-hour flight from Paris.