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Sunday Oliseh Super Eagles coach flying to Europe for medical check-up

Sunday Oliseh will be flying to Belgium from Rwanda for a medical check-up

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Sunday Oliseh play Sunday Oliseh will be going back to Belgium for a medical check-up (Twitter/NFF)

Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh is set to travel to Belgium on Friday, January 29 for a medical check-up.

Oliseh has been recovering from an illness and was not with the Super Eagles Team B for majority of their training camp in Pretoria ahead of the African Nations Championship.

The former Nigeria international midfielder joined the Super Eagles towards the end of their training camp before they flew to Rwanda for CHAN.

Solomon Dalung and Sunday Oliseh play Sunday Oliseh pictured here with Sports Minister Solomon Dalung after Super Eagles first match in CHAN (Twitter)


After their shock exit from the tournament, the Super Eagles of Nigeria will be returning on Friday and Oliseh will not be traveling with them.

According to Oliseh, he will not be traveling with the boys as he is heading to Belgium for a check-up.

Sunday Oliseh and Jean Francois Losciuto play Sunday Oliseh's assistant Jean Francois Losciuto led training during his absence (Twitter/NFF)


"I'm not going back to Nigeria with the team," Oliseh said I an interview with Complete Sports.

"I will be heading back to Belgium where I will have a medical check-up.“

The Super Eagles boss could not confirm when he will be back, but assured that he will return in time to begin preparation for 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Egypt.

Watch this video of Sunday Oliseh, below:

Sunday Oliseh thanks Solomon Dalung for his $10,000 to Super Eagles players

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