Fenerbahce big man Ekpe Udoh has been sidelined with a soft tissue injury on his right shoulder, multiple reports say in Turkey.

Udoh, who has been a major factor in Fenerbahce’s season suffered his injury in his team’s domestic league contest on Monday night.

The timing comes at a bad time for Fenerbahce who enter the final stretch of the EuroLeague season with six games left and despite the team lying in fourth place, the Turkish side will aim to finish as high as possible to get a favourable draw in the Playoffs.


Udoh’s treatment will be continued by the Fenerbahce physios. His situation will be kept under observation and a decision about his comeback will be made soon, as stated on the Turkish team’s website.

The American has averaged 12.3 points and 2.3 blocks this season in the EuroLeague.