Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi was not listed for action as his Premier League side, Leicester City, were held to a 2-2 draw by Chelsea in the day’s early kickoff at the King Power stadium.
Before now, Ndidi had returned earlier than scheduled from injury and it is not clear if his absence from Saturday’s crucial game has do with his fitness.
While Kelechi Iheanacho was introduced for Jamie Vardy in the 80th minute, it was the duo of Harvey Barnes and Ben Chilwell that got the goals for the Foxes in the home tie.
For the Blues, Antonio Rudiger was the hero as the Germany international grabbed headed in two goals as Frank Lampard’s side earned a valuable away point.
Elsewhere, Liverpool maintained their amazing run to a first Premier League title as the Reds romped to 4-0…