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DONE DEAL: Sammy Amoebi Joins Bolton Wanderers From Newcastle United

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Newcastle United forward Sammy Amoebi will spend the rest of the season on loan to English League One side Bolton Wanderers, the club has announced.

24 year old Amoebi is not in the plans of manager Rafa Benitez after returning from a loan spell at Cardiff City the previous season.

Younger brother to former Nigeria international Shola Amoebi, the skillful winger has been at Newcastle United since 2008, and progressed through the ranks of the Championship side.

However he has failed to nail a permanent spot in the first team and has has twice been sent out on loan by the club, to teams where he can get game time and develop.

He switched allegiance to Nigeria in 2014 despite representing England at Under-21 level, but he is yet to be handed his first call up to the senior Nigeria national team, no thanks to his unstable club career.