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EXCLUSIVE: CHIPPA UNITED UGONNA UZOUCHUKWU IN TALKS WITH TURKISH SIDE

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Former Enugu Rangers midfielder anchor Ugonna Uzochukwu who presently plays for Chippa United of South Africa is locked in talks with an unnamed team from Turkey regarding a transfer.

Owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal that the 24 year old will most certainly depart the South African Premier League side for a sojourn in Turkey at the end of the season.

Although his destination is yet unknown he might either join his former teammate at Chippa United George Akpabio at Yeni Malatyaspor or fellow second division side Samsunspor from the scoop we gathered.

Comfortable as a defensive midfielder he can also play in central defence or a as a full back and so far he has 12 games to his name in the league for the team he joined shortly after the 2014 CHAN Championship in South Africa.

Chippa United might end up losing both of their Nigeria players at the end of the season as they are uncertainty surrounding the future of captain James Okwuosa who is also reportedly set to reject a new contract offer to move elsewhere in the summer.