Super Eagles & Mainz 05 defender Leon Balogun had a successful surgery on his broken cheekbone he suffered in Friday night’s defeat to Schalke 04 in the German Bundesliga encounter.
The lanky defender broke his cheekbone in the 2-0 loss and was subbed off in the 78th minute.
Balogun on Saturday underwent a successful surgery and he revealed it through his twitter handle; “Cheekbone broken, Not my spirit though – Surgery went well. Won’t be gone too long. No wahala, No shaking”.
Are u my new team doctor? Stop spreading false information just to get a headline. Better: do some research about this injury, thank u😉👍🏽 https://t.co/XagIDjL1mG
— Leon Balogun (@LeonBalogun) October 21, 2017