Ikeme’s absence my biggest W/Cup regret – Rohr

By Editor on 16/05/2018

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 1,240

Ikeme
Ikeme

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has said his greatest regret heading to the 2018 World Cup is the absence of goalkeeper Carl Ikeme.

Ikeme is undergoing treatment for acute Leukemia.

The Wolves man was in goal for the Nigeria at the start of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers in Zambia, October 2016.

“My biggest regret is the absence of Carl,” admitted Rohr, who visited the goalkeeper in hospital in England.

However, Ikeme will take the traditional kick-off at Wembley when Nigeria tackle England in a friendly on June 2.

Francis Uzoho, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Dele Ajiboye and Daniel Akpeyi are battling for the team’s goal keeping spot.

Posted 16/05/2018 07:06:30 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

You may also like...
We counted 50 dead bodies after banks’ raid...

Don’t consume imported rice – Lai Mohammed tells...

Businessman loses N177.5m to Chinese fraudster, sues bank...

Buhari jets off to Plateau state over killings...

INCEST: Catholic priest cleanses community with 7 virgins...

Boko Haram razes 65 houses, steals cows, sheep...

The crisis rocking the Kaduna State chapter of...

2019: Southern, M’Belt leaders demand INEC chairman’s removal...

Ras Kimono: Life and times of the Rub-a-Dub...

MMCS, Wonder Bank Bolts with Depositors’ N27Bn

Buhari’s desperation to win caused election postponement, says...

Buhari has history of bringing looted funds to...

 

Latest News Nigeria Elections: There’s a plot to kill Atiku – Ex-APC spokesman Timi Frank American Secretary of State didn’t describe Atiku as corrupt —US Embassy Zamfara, Rivers APC remain banned – INEC Ex-Enugu SSG, Martin Ilo, is dead Many injured, vehicles burnt as thugs attack PDP campaign convoy in Kano Gunmen attack Osinbajo’s convoy in Ilorin Polls: Ohanaeze, MASSOB, IPOB, reaffirm support for Atiku/Obi (Full Communique) Our endorsement of Atiku, Obi sacrosanct —Ohanaeze Order on ballot box snatchers: We’ll act according to the law – Army Buhari orders Army, Police, others to kill ballot box snatchers Outrage as Buhari declares death for ballot box snatchers Ballot box: Buhari showing his true colours with death threat – Atiku

 

Most Read NAFDAC eases processes, cost of registering products for MSMEs (7,658 views) Full Text of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s 2016 Budget Speech (6,517 views) Ex-Heads of State will protect Jonathan from persecution —Kukah (6,212 views) IPOB: ‘We need urgent clarifications on Nnamdi Kanu’s status, whereabouts’, UK Govt tells FG (5,639 views) ASUU strike: Senate intervention ends in deadlock (5,584 views) Ex-governor Adebayo, Keyamo, Arise, others get board appointments (4,589 views) Ugwuanyi commends FG’s siting of ICT University in Enugu (4,484 views) Prince Arthur Eze canvasses support for Buhari, Ugwuanyi (4,483 views) Anambra: INEC releases 37 candidates for Nov poll (4,364 views) Nigeria ripe for Restructuring Now – Nwodo in Chatham House (4,358 views) Buhari has disappointed Nigerians – Arewa Youth Forum (4,335 views) Quit notice: Kaduna Govt obtains bench warrant against Northern youths (4,235 views)

 

SECTIONS EDITORIAL (6) NEWS (835) POLITICS (413) SOCIETY (105) SPORTS (13) BUSINESS (243) HEALTH (16) EDUCATION (20) INTERNATIONAL (31) ENTERTAINMENT (8) TECHNOLOGY (1) COLUMNISTS (0) LETTERS (0) OPINION (10)

 

 

Julius Agwu - Crazy Interview Demands