Super Eagles latest invitee Chidozie Awaziem has been sensationally left out of manager Nuno Espirito Santo squad for the group stage of the UEFA Champions League.
Awaziem is presently in the camp of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, getting ready for Saturday AFCON 2017 dead rubber tie against Tanzania and going by all indications he could make his debut against the Taifa Stars.
However, what was suppose to be his breakthrough year in the Champions League, has been truncated as his place in the list earlier submitted by the coach has been taken by new summer signing Boly.
Last season, the Jos born defender broke into the first team of the Portuguese giants making 10 league appearances, thanks to his fine form for the B team that emerged as Champions of the second division.
This season, he is yet to play a minute of first team football but he has played in all of the five games, the B team has played in the second division.