Nigerian international, Alex Iwobi is closing in on a return to action after recovering from illness and could be involved in Arsenals’ Saturday clash with Newcastle United Goal.com reports.
Iwobi it is recalled, was excused from Nigeria versus Seychelles AFCON 2019 qualifier last weekend, no thanks to illness.
Latest report coming out of England indicates that he has resumed first-team training with the English Premier League side.
The 22-year-old apart from missing Nigeria’s game also missed out of the Gunners’ 3-2 victory over Cardiff due to illness.
Iwobi posted a picture of himself and some teammates in training – an indication that he is back to his feet.
The Super Eagles’ star has made two starting appearances for the north London side with a game to his name.
Unai Emery’s men are sixth in the English topflight log with six points from four outings thus far.
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