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Alex Iwobi: Arsenal relieved as youngster is released from hospital

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Young Arsenal and soon-to-be Nigerian star, Alex Iwobi, has been released from hospital in Nigeria after a bout of “mad” food poisoning.

The Arsenal starlet, 19, was taken ill in Abuja while preparing to face Egypt in an African Nations Cup qualifier.

Lagos-born Iwobi is now fit and travelled with the Nigeria squad to Kaduna where they play the group leaders tomorrow.

He tweeted: “Had The Maddest Food Poisoning But I Am Good Now & Feeling Ready For The Egyptian Match.”

And Iwobi, who scored for the Gunners at Everton last week trained yesterday, officials said.


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