Former Super Eagles forward Victor Obinna Nsofor, has started contract talks with German Bundesliga side Darmstadt 98, Owngoalnigeria.com understands.
29 year old Nsofor started trials two weeks ago with the Bundesliga side, who are reportedly in the market for a forward to boost their attack ahead of their second season in the German Bundesliga.
Darmstadt who once upon a time had Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun on their books, have reportedly tabled a one year offer to the Nigerian, who is still training with them, a sign that talks are progressing nicely.
Free agent Nsofor played for second division side MSV Duisburg. but failed to help them beat the drop to the third division, despite scoring three goals in the 15 games he played after joining them in January.
Nsofor’s career has nosedived since moving to Russian side Lokomotiv Moscow after a loan spell with West Ham from Inter Milan of Italy. In the three years he spent with the Russians he only made 46 appearances in the league with only three goals to his name.