TRENDING: Lanzini out of World Cup with horrific injury


Nigeria’s World Cup opponents Argentina have been rocked with the announcement that winger Manuel Lanzini has been rules out of Russia 2018 with a rupture of his anterior cruciate knee ligaments in training.

The West Ham wing-wizard was expected to compliment talisman Lionel Messi and Manchester City goal-king Sergio Aguero in attack.

He is expected to be sidelined for at least sex months,

Its the second major injury crisis to hit the camp of the Albiceleste, after first choice keeper Sergio Romero fell off the radar with an injury two weeks ago.