Denizlispor have confirmed the signing of Nigeria international Eddy Onazi from Turkish Super Lig rivals Trabzonspor.
The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations-winning midfielder has put pen to paper on a one-and-a-half year contract with Denizlispor, with the club having an option for another year.
Onazi made the announcement moments ago
Denizlispor were promoted to the Turkish top-flight at the end of the 2018-2019 campaign by virtue of winning the TFF First League last season.
The midfielder had taken to instagram to make the announcement of his exit from Trabzonspor earlier on.
It was reported by the Turkish media that the Ex-Eagles vice captain was sacked by Trabzonspor after he returned from a long-term injury layoff a few weeks ago. The 27 year old struggled to reclaim a starting shirt in the side which also has Nigerian duo – Mikel Obi andAnthony Nwakaeme.
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My gratitude and loyalty goes to the wonderful fans of this great club Trabsonspor, i will never forget the love, respect and passion you guys have shown me from day one, I already have a special place in my heart for each and everyone of you.. I wish you all happiness because you all deserve to be happy.. and good luck for the rest of the season.. 🔴🔵
His new club – Denizlispor are currently 11th on the log and will be hoping his arrival will push them higher up the table