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RELEGATED UNIAO da MADEIRA PLACE €1m PRICE TAG ON SHEHU ABDULLAHI

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Clubs wanting to price away Super Eagles defender Shehu Abdullahi from relegated Portuguese side Uniao da Madeira have been told that the Nigerian will only be sold for a fee of around €1m.

Owngoalnigeria.com gathered an offer from Red Bull Salzburg was rejected in January as they failed to meet up with Uniao da Madeira valuation of the 23 year old and the club has made it known he will only be available for a transfer fee in excess of €1 million.

Shehu reportedly on the radar of teams from Germany, Spain and Israel was one of the standout performers in what was an abysmal season for the modest Portuguese side raking up 28 appearances with a goal for the team who were relegated to the second tier of Portuguese football at the end of the 2015/2016 season.

Comfortable as a full back or defensive midfielder he joined Uniao da Madeira from Kuwaiti side Al Qadsia on a free transfer in the summer.

*Rasheed Michael