Returned to competition Saturday only after more than two months of absence due to injury, the Nigerian striker has again relapsed. “Emmanuel Emenike was injured against Anzhi Makhachkala and is under medical supervision. According to the club doctor, Michael Vartapetova, he suffers from a lesion of the internal ligament and required surgery, “ said Spartak Moscow in a statement.
In conflict with Stephen Keshi but selected from a list of 33 players for the next matches of Nigeria, namely the playoffs of the 2014 World Cup and especially the FIFA Confederations Cup in June, the attacker could then withdraw.
It is already clear that he will not play the second leg against Kenya inthe playoffs of the World Cup. Emenike had already missed the first leg match in March (1-1) in Calabar.