niggle

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to raise unnecessary or trivial objections

Synonyms for niggle

worry unnecessarily or excessively

argue over petty things

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While Ritchie's injury is a mere niggle, Atsu's knee problem is more of an ongoing concern.
Training is going really well at the moment, I know the niggles I am feeling are just in my head but hopefully I can get out there and do a few competitions," added Highfield.
Of particular interest in "Leaf by Niggle" are two images: the tree that Niggle paints and the destination to which Niggle arrives at the end of a mysterious journey.
When he did have niggles I just let him come backwhen he wanted and not push it.
O'Neill added: "He's always seemed to have had niggles, even since he was a kid at Leicester.
In the rigours of trying to up his training he's just feeling one or two other little niggles, but it's not a concern," the reserve-team manager said.
There were worries about the craftsmanship, and a degree of over-elaboration in the form, but it is a fine building for all the niggles.
We have just played seven Tests in about 10 weeks on the subcontinent and a lot of Test match cricket in a short space of time can play havoc with guys with niggles," he said.
Cian came off the Six Nations, which is a long season, and there's a few niggles that need to be seen to so that he can return to playing the way he can," said Leinster assistant coach John Fogarty.
On his return to Australia his niggles will be investigated further and he will work with our coaches and our medical and fitness staff to have him prepared for the next series he is selected to play in.
Much of the time, however, we have niggles that we tend to ignore.
But James has worked ever so hard and once he gets over the one or two niggles he has he will be fine - and a fit James Vaughan is massive to add to our armoury and changes the way we can go about our business.
Stuart Broad also received treatment during the session, mainly in the form of manipulation of his back and side, but both are said to be minor niggles at this stage, the report further said.
Thomson said: "All the Scottish players rise to the occasion for this tournament and we would ignore injury niggles to play.
He continued: "The injury was terrible for me and I kept picking up small niggles.