Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi is feared injured after he was substituted after just 11 minutes into Lazio’s 3-1 win against Rosenborg in the Europa League.
The 22-year-old has been a super regular for the Biancocelesti in the competition and was once again handed a starters shirt against the Norwegian side by manager Stefano Pioli but he had early bath as he came off for Argentine star Juan Gentiletti.
The game looked an uphill task for the Rome side when Brazilian defender Mauricio was sent off your dangerous play. However, that did not dither Onazi’s teammates from going for victory as former AC Milan forward Alessand Matri opened scored in the 28th minute.
Alexander Søderlund pulled a goal back for the visitors in the second half after Felipe Anderson gave Lazio a two goal lead before Italian midfielder Antonio Candreva secured the point with a third goal to end the match 3-1.
Lazio lead Group G with seven points, three more than second placed Ligue 1 side Saint-Étienne.