Sierra Leone captain Umaru Bangura and two different members of Leone Stars Phillip Kor, a health coach, and Eric Fomba, an official, have examined constructive for coronavirus.
Nigeria host Sierra Leone in subsequent month’s 2022 Africa Cup of Nations on November 9, earlier than touring for the reverse fixture billed for the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown the next week.
The trio contracted COVID-19 whereas on worldwide obligation with the Leone Stars in Niger and they’re self-isolating, an announcement from the Sierra Leone Soccer Affiliation confirmed.
Bangura featured within the Leone Stars’ latest 2-1 loss to Mauritania in a pleasant, however missed their 1-0 defeat to Niger on the Basic Seyni Kountche stadium in Niamey as a consequence of damage.
Sierra Leone have recorded just one win of their final six video games forward of their conflict with the Tremendous Eagles.
The Eagles lead Group L of the qualifiers with the utmost six factors, after their opening double victories towards Benin and Lesotho.
The Squirrels of Benin Republic are second on the log, adopted by Lesotho and Sierra Leone.