Ahead of the UEFA Conference League against Zorya Luhansk, the coach of the Belgian side KAA Gent Hein Vanezebrouk has confirmed that Nigeria’s Super Eagles forward Gift Orban will start the game.
The young striker has been in and out of the team recently due to incessant injury but the coach has said he will start the game on Thursday.
if someone has been on lay-off for 10 days and has only completed two training sessions, it is logical that he is not allowed to play everything right away. We are a few days further and he will probably start tomorrow.” kick-off, then we’ll see.
“It’s not easy for him, is it? Last year he was the hero and everything he touched turned to gold. Now he is experiencing the other side of the coin, but that can only make him stronger for the future,” he said.