On-loan Chelsea defender ruled out for 2 weeks with injury & dropped from Nigeria national team squad

Kasımpaşa defender Kenneth Omeruo has been ruled out with injury for the next two weeks following the 1-1 draw against Rizespor last weekend.

The 21-year-old defender revealed the severity of his injury in a twitter announcement.


Omeruo will miss this weekends action for the Istanbul minnows and will also be ruled out of the Nigeria national team games against Congo and Cameroon.

Celtic defender Ambrose will take his place in the Nigeria national team setup for the up and coming friendlies.

Omeruo has been in impressive form for Kasımpaşa. The Istanbul based side have the best defensive record in the league having kept three clean sheets and conceding just three goals all season.

The Nigerian international has started in all six games for Kasımpaşa over the league campaign and settled in well to life in Turkey.

Omeruo joined Kasımpaşa on-loan from Chelsea over the summer joining 26 other players to temporarily leave the reigning Premier League champions.

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