Transfer: Ex-Super Eagles midfileder, Onazi joins Chinese club, Kitchee SC
Chinese club Kitchee SC has announced the signing of former Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi.
Onazi was among the five new signings unveiled by the club on Wednesday.
Head Coach Alex Chu expressed his admiration for the Nigerian, saying his energy, box-to-box potential, and experienced profile will be a great addition to Kitchee in the hunt for the AFC Champions League.
The 30-year-old was last in the books of the Saudi Arabian club, Al-Adalah.
The combative midfielder has also played for clubs in Italy, Turkey, and Lithuania.
Onazi was part of the Super Eagles side that won the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa.
He was also included in the squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
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