Goalkeeper Onyango is reportedly suffering a minor illness while defender Nascimento is recovering from a groin problem. Meanwhile, new Ghanaian goalkeeper Brimah is waiting for papers to come through to conclude his signing from Spanish outfit, Cordoba.
In addition, striker Malajila and attacking midfielder Ngele are also waiting for permanent residency papers to come through so that the club can free up two more berths for foreigners.
Downs’ official website said: “Dennis Onyango is out sick, while Ricardo Nascimento is still recovering from a groin operation.
“Ghanaian goalkeeper Razak Brimah is awaiting his ITC papers from Spain. Mogakolodi Ngele and Cuthbert Malajila are still waiting for their permanent residency papers.”