One will expect Vincent Enyeama, former Nigerian Goalie to have hanged his gloves by now. But no, he’s in between the sticks and training with Lille FC’s first team after spending a while with the fiddle squad.
The reputable Nigerian Goalkeeper was placed a peck down after recovering from a knee injury in November last year.
He had an option of seeking for better treatment elsewhere but choose to fight back upwards.
— vinny (@vinpee) July 9, 2018
Unfortunately for the Danes, the former Super Eagles Captain’s absence saw the club experience a downward surge in performance and had to fight hard to avoid being relegated from France’s top flight, Ligue 1.
With his return to full fitness, the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations winner – who has a year left on his contract – would be hoping to displace Adam Jakubech, Herve Koffi, Mike Maignan to become Christophe Galtier’s first choice.
Having defeated third-tier side Dunkerque 3-0 in a preseason encounter on Saturday, they face newly promoted Ligue 1 side Reims on July 14 at Stade Paul Debresie.