ONAZI DESPERSTE TO PLAY FOR DREAM VI IN RIO OLYMPICS
Lazio midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi, has admitted he would love to play for Nigeria at the Olympic Games in August this year.
The 23-year-old is desperate to be part of the Dream Team VI to the competition in Rio.
“I spoke with [the coach] and it will be another chance for me to represent my country to achieve something important, for my country and for myself as well. I will be glad to be part of the [Olympic] team,” Onazi told Goal.
Meanwhile, coach of the Nigerian team, Samson Siasia, has revealed that he has already made up his mind about the three over-aged players he will pick.
“I already have in mind the three over-age players that I intend using at the Games,” Siasia said.
Nigeria have been drawn against Sweden, Japan and Colombia in Group B.