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Ifeanyi Egwim Rangers striker to be flown abroad for treatment after leg break

An x-ray on Ifeanyi Egwim's injury shows that the Enugu Rangers striker suffered multiple leg breaks during the game.

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Ifeanyi Egwim play Ifeanyi Egwim to be flown abroad for treatment for a leg break (NPFL)

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Enugu Rangers striker Ifeanyi Equim is set to be flown abroad for treatment after a horrific leg break on Sunday, October 2.

Egwim suffered the leg break in Rangers 4-0 win over El Kanemi Warriors which sealed their first Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title in 32 years.

An x-ray on his injury confirms that the striker suffered a leg break during the game.

Ifeanyi Egwim's leg break play An x-ray on Ifeanyi Egwim leg has confirmed the leg break (Instagram/Colin Udoh)


Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Uguwani who was in attendance at the game has directed that the injured striker be flown abroad.

Egwim is currently receiving treatment at the Orthopaedic Hospital, Enugu where the x-ray was made.

Ifeanyi Egwim play Ifeanyi Egwim is currently at the Orthopaedic Hospital in Enugu (Twitter)

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The injury was a small dent in what turned out to be a jubilant day in all of Enugu as Rangers lifted the NPFL title.

Enugu Rangers fans play It was however a huge party in Enugu as Rangers won the first NPFL title in 20 years (Kesesports)


In a video shared on Twitter, Governor Uguwani is seen dancing and enjoying the atmosphere alongside Deputy President of Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu.

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