Nantes confirm Awaziem loan deal


Super Eagles and FC Porto of Portugal defender Chidozie Collins Awaziem has joined French Ligue 1 side FC Nantes on a season long loan deal.

Awaziem who formerly played for El-Kanemi Warriors​ of Maiduguri, joined the Portuguese giants, Porto B team in 2014/2015 season and made 59 appearances for them. He scored two goals and made 10 appearances for the first team in 2016.

FC Nantes who has just appointed former Leicester City boss Claudio Rianeri as their new boss confirmed the capture of the Nigeria young defender on its twitter handle.

Awaziem has so far made two appearances for the Super Eagles of Nigeria, against Hawks of Togo in an international friendly in France and 2019 AFCON qualifier against Bafana Bafana of South Africa.

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