Paul Onobi is still not eligible to play for Finnish Veikkausliiga side Kuopion Palloseura (KuPS), a month after signing the dotted lines for the club.
Owngoalnigeria.com exclusively gathered he is yet to receive the mandatory International Transfer Certificate (ITC) that will enable KuPS to register him.
Sunshine Stars the last team he played for in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) are yet to sanction his transfer and that has so far prevented him from playing competitive games for KuPS.
The one cap Super Eagles midfielder joined the team alongside three other Nigerians, Gbolahan Salami,Aliyu Abubakar and Azubuike Egwuekwe.
In his absence the other Nigerians at the club made their debut in KuPS shock 0-1 loss to Ilves in their first league game of the season.