Super Eagles and Bordeaux FC forward Samuel Kalu is a major doubt for the 2021 AFCON qualifiers game scheduled for later this month.

The 23-year-old Abia born was replaced by Nicolas de Preville after 16mins of play in Bordeaux’s 3-1 away win at Dijon on Sunday.

Bordeaux confirmed the forward’s injury in a Tweet on their verified Twitter handle during the game.

Kalu was included in Super Eagles’ 24-man squad for the qualifiers against Benin Republic in Port Novo, Benin Repubilc and in Lagos, Nigeria against Lesotho this month.

Les Girondins’ are now 11th on 36 points in the Ligue 1 table.