Kelechi Iheanacho (right) in action for Manchester City

Kelechi Iheanacho was not seen when the Manchester City squad departed for a pre-season tour of the United States of America further fueling speculations regarding the Nigeria striker’s future, just as SCORENigeria has exclusively gathered that some of the City players are being delayed by visa issues.

According to Manchester Evening News, Iheanacho was one of the players who was not spotted at the airport when the squad departed England.

Others who were not spotted are Yaya Toure, Fernando, Delp, Otamendi, Sancho and Sane.

Iheanacho has been part of the City’s pre-season tours in the last couple of years and even staked his claim for a first-team squad place on one of such tours.

Leicester agree to sign Iheanacho – Report

Media reports out of Britain suggested that Leicester City have agreed a transfer for Iheanacho after rabid speculations in the close season regarding his future at The Ittihad.

However, SCORENigeria has also specially gathered that visa could be the reason some of these players like Yaya were not on the party to USA today.

These players affected by visa issues are now due to join the squad in the US by Wednesday.


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