Super Eagles and Porto B defender, Chidozie Awaziem has joined Nantes of France on a season-long loan deal.
The Porto B star who made 10 appearances for Porto’s main team last season in the Portuguese league has become Claudio Ranieri’s first signing as manager of the French club.
Awaziem made his full international debut against Togo in Paris on June 1st and also started his first competitive game for Nigeria at the weekend against South Africa in Uyo.
The former Leicester City manager has enjoyed working with Nigerian players in recent times. He signed Ahmed Musa and Wilfred Ndidi when he was working in England.