Steven Gerard, the Head Coach of Scottish club, Rangers have revealed the challenging situation, Nigerian Midfielder, Nnamdi Oforboh is currently facing.

Nnamdi Oforboh, a 21 years old Midfielder was signed from English premier league Club, Bournemouth on a four-year deal in February, 2021

The Former Nigerian Flying Eagles (U-20) player is yet to take part in any game for Rangers this Pre-season. Steven Gerard's boys have played two friendlies, First against Tranmere Rovers Which they lost 1-0 and lately against Arsenal Football Club which ended 2-2. 

Steven Gerard in a post Match interview after the game against Arsenal gave reasons why Nnamdi Oforboh is Yet to have any playing time.

According to him via Rangers TV : "We've got top medical people at the club and we check all the players thoroughly when they arrive and unfortunately there's been a bit of a red flag with a heart issue.

"He's going to see some specialists in the coming weeks and we need to do more checks and tests before we move forward which is disappointing and frustrating."

 "The important thing is the players health which we'll focus on first and foremost. Of course it's disappointing for the player but I spoke to him yesterday and told him to keep smiling and be patient and we'll do everything we can to support him and get him in front of the right people with the right support and hopefully he'll be back before not too long."

Rangers Next Match would be against Blackpool on Wednesday 21st of July, 2021.