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EXCLUSIVE: SIASIA STOPPED IWOBI FROM EAGLES TRAINING

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Arsenal youngster Alex Iwobi was forced to watch the Super Eagles first training session by interim coach of the team Samson Siasia as he continue to recover from stomach upset.

Iwobi arrived Kaduna with the Super Eagles contrary to reports that he is presently hospitalised in an hospital in Abuja and 45 minutes later followed the team to the main bowl of the Ahmadu Bello Stadium for training.

However the 19 year old who dressed up in his normal game boots wanted to join the rest of the squad after doing some individual sprints round the pitch but was asked by Siasia to stay aside until probably tomorrow training.

He however had individual thrills with the team physiotherapist and was getting cheers from the fans as he jogged round the pitch and a loud cheer went off when he striked the ball into an empty net.

The Arsenal teen later sat out the rest of the session as the rest of his teammates took technical instructions from the team technical crew before engaging themselves in a two aside game that ended 1-1.