Roma Loanee Sadiq Umar Settles For New Shirt Number At Bologna


Sadiq Umar who recently joined Bologna on loan from fellow Serie A side Roma has exclusively revealed to, the shirt number he will be wearing at his new side.


Last season he wore two separate shirt numbers for Roma, dorning jersey number 97 for the main team while for the Primavera side he was their go to man in jersey number 9.

However in a chat with, the lanky forward who represented Nigeria in jersey number 13 at the Olympics says he will be wearing jersey number 19.

” Have settled for a new shirt number, not one have used before, but am confident I will do well in jersey number 19, it’s my choice for the season at Bologna” He told

19 year old Sadiq, scored twice in six Serie A game for Roma last season, a tally he is looking forward to improve on this season with Bologna.

” It’s my target, I want to keep improving, I scored twice from six games last season, I certainly want to do more with Bologna, I want to make the fans happy and help the team achieve their aims for the season”.