Galatasaray bid for Nigeria U20 star accepted by Enyimba

Nigerian Football News By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 06/05/2019

Turkish giants Galatasaray bid for Nigeria U20 defender Valentine Ozonwafor accepted by Enyimba, according to a report in Nigeria.

The 19-year-old is only in his first season in the top flight with the People’s Elephant but his composure and reading of the game has turned him to the beautiful bride of foreign clubs including French Ligue 1 side Lille and other teams in Europe.

According to, Galatasaray have the best bid for Ozonwafor and talks have progressed nicely since Enyimba received the offer last month with papers works have started with Fathi Terim’s men and the deal is expected to be sealed in the coming days. 

However, NPFL outfit stated that the Turkish side must act fast on time and another club shows serious interest in Flying Eagles star they may be forced to sell him.

The Lions want him signed the centre-back before the U20 World Youth Championship in Poland and Ozornwafor is presently in Germany with the Flying Eagles ahead of the preparations for the FIFA U20 World Cup.