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Orban resumes training ahead Leuven clash

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Gift Orban has returned to training at Belgian Pro League club, KAA Gent after sustaining a minor injury while on international duty with Nigeria last week.

The 21-year-old missed the chance to make his debut for the Super Eagles against Sao Tome and Principe as a result of the setback.

Orban was pictured training with his Gent teammates on Friday ahead of the Jupilier game against Leuven on Sunday.

The player has scored twice in four league appearances for Hein Vanhaezebrouck’s side this season totalling six goals in nine games across all competitions.

Since arriving Gent from Stabeak in January the petit forward has notched a total of 26 goals in 31 games for the Buffalos.

Meanwhile, Orban may have been sensational in the last nine months for Gent, but he is not among the 24 top-rated players in Belgium by EA Sports, the gaming company for FIFA.

Rather it is another Super Eagles forward, Chidera Ejuke, who makes it to the top list.

Ejuke played in the Bundesliga last season with Hertha Berlin and he is currently with Belgian double champions Antwerp on loan from Russian club CSKA Moscow.

According to EA, the best players in the JPL this season will play for RSC Anderlecht and Antwerp with Kasper Schmeichel and Toby Alderweireld.

Also in the top three is Simon Mignolet from Club Brugge.

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