AFC Leopards midfielder Marvin Nabwire will undergo surgery on Tuesday.
The club have confirmed that the player will be operated on to repair his knee after an injury he picked against Sofapaka in Machakos.
The player is however, positive as he heads to the operation table. “As I am heading to my knee surgery today - I can confirm it has been a difficult couple of days - I'm positive and ready to take whatever challenge comes my way and come back stronger.”
CLUB UPDATE— AFC Leopards SC (@AFCLeopards) January 29, 2019
Our midfielder Marvin Nabwire will be undergoing a knee surgery today .This is after an injury he picked in our Kenya Premier League match vs Sofapaka FC at Kenyatta Stadium, Machakos
We're wishing Nabwire a successful surgery
QUICK RECOVERY #INGWE pic.twitter.com/yRhYqClOen
The absence of Nabwire could be a huge blow to AFC Leopards, who are already struggling to win matches in the top flight.
Ingwe are scheduled to face Zoo Kericho in a league match on Wednesday.