Former Super Eagles defender Juwon Oshaniwa has had his contract terminated by Hearts football club.
Reports in Scotland had it that the club was considering terminating his deal, and it has finally come to fruition on Wednesday.
Oshaniwa who played just 25 games for the Tynecastle side, had earlier in April spoken about his determination to reclaim his position in the team but the club have now decided to bring his 3-year deal to a premature end.
The Left-back was signed from Isreali side Ashod in 2015, though still has a year on his contract to run.
He has 17 caps for Nigeria but have not received a call up since his switch to the Scottish side