Leon Balogun was injured in Mainz 05 2-0 defeat to Schalke 04 on Friday in the German Bundesliga encounter.

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The defender was replaced in the 79th minute by Kenan Kodro due to a 'suspected cheek bone fracture'.

Main O5 wrote:
"Last year, @LeonBalogun wore a face mask vs. @s04_en. Today, he had to come off with a suspected cheek bone fracture. Get well soon, Leon!"
Goals from Leon Goretzka and Austria international, Guido Burgstaller secured the maximum points for the Royal Blues in the clash.

Chelsea's Victor Moses is ruled out for about a month following an hamstring problem he picked last week.
And here come Leon.

It is yet to be seen if both players will be available for Nigeria's last game in World Cup 2018 qualifying series against Algeria.