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EXCLUSIVE: EJIKE UZOENYI CLOSE IN ON SUPERSPORT UNITED MOVE

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2014 Africa Nations championship most valuable player Ejike Uzoenyi of Mamelodi Sundowns is presently locked in talks with South Africa Premier League side Supersports United.

Uzoenyi who went to the 2014 world cup with Nigeria has not have the best of times in the PSL with Sundowns and views Supersport United as a team where he will fulfill his potentials.

Owngoalnigeria.com gathered from sources close to the players that talks are progressing nicely and in the coming days his move to Supersports United will be completed.

The Ex Enugu Rangers and Gateway winger who can also play in the midfield is contracted to Mamelodi Sundowns till the summer of 2018 but they are willing to sell especially as Supersport United are close to meeting their valuation of player.

23 year old has played in France for Rennes and has 22 caps for the Nigeria senior national team with 3 goals to his name and his last game for Nigeria was at the 2014 World cup where he played the last 15 minutes of the game against Bosnia after being called up as a late replacement for injured Elderson Echiejile.