Porto Expected to welcome Defender Zaidu Sanusi Back from Injury Ahead of Champions League


Porto are expected to welcome defender Zaidu Sanusi back from injury next week.

DALY POST reports that the left-back has been sidelined since sustaining an injury in Porto’s UEFA Champions League clash against Shakhtar Donestk in September.

Sanusi has missed Porto’s last seven games across all competitions.

According to information on the club’s official website, the 26-year-old is recovering fast from the injury and is expected to be available for the Champions League home clash against Belgian Pro League club, Royal Antwerp next Tuesday.

Sanusi has made three appearances across all competitions for the Dragons this season.

A return to action could see him make the squad for Nigeria’s upcoming 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Lesotho and Zimbabwe.