Majeed Waris shrugs off shoulder injury to make Valenciennes trip to Lille
Valenciennes coach Ariel Jacobs has named fit-again striker Abdul Majeed Waris in his 19-man squad to face Lille on Saturday in the French Ligue 1.
The Ghana international picked up a shoulder injury when he scored in last week’s 2-1 defeat at home to Olympique Lyon.
Waris has declared fit and needed to aid their fight to escape relegation this term.
The 22-year-old has scored nine goals in 12 Ligue 1 appearances his joining from Spartak Moscow this January.
Valenciennes’ 19-man squad
Novaes, Penneteau – Angoua, Ciss, Kagelmacher, Masuaku, Mater, Medjani, Nery – Dossevi, Doumbia, Ducourtioux, Enza-Yamissi, Houri, Melikson – Bahebeck, Le Tallec, Pujol, Waris.