Super Eagles striker set to join Onazi in Turkey

Naija Players Abroad By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 09/08/2018

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Super Eagles striker Anthony Nwakaeme close to joined Ogeny Onazi's Turkish outfit Trabzonspor.

The 29-year-old Nigeria international who can also play as a left-winger scored 14 goals in 33 appearances for Hapoel Be’er Sheva last season.

According to a report in Turkish news outlet, claiming that are looking for alternatives forwards, Burak Yilmaz and Hugo Rodallega and see Nwaekeme as the perfect replacement.

Both clubs, according to the report,  are already in talks to thrash out the deal which could be completed in a couple of days.

Nwakaeme was overlooked by Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr for 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia despite his impressive performance at his club in Isreal.