Nigeria and Mainz striker, Taiwo Awoniyi, has been hospitalized after he suffered a concussion during his side’s Bundesliga clash against Augsburg on Sunday.
The Nigerian attacker was motionless for some seconds after he landed badly following a collision with Augsburg player, Felix Uduokhai, in the first half of the encounter.
Providing an update on Taiwo Awoniyi, Mainz disclosed that the 22-year-old spent the night in the hospital as a precautionary measure.
Mainz wrote on Twitter.
“Our striker Taiwo Awoniyi suffered a concussion in his collision with Augsburg’s Felix Uduokhai and is spending the night in the hospital as a precautionary measure,”
Awoniyi is currently on loan at Mainz from Liverpool.
Get well soon, Taiwo!