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Rohr Set To Scout Nigerian -born Hungarian Defender, Omeruo And Others In Turkey

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Head coach of the Nigeria senior national team Gernot Rohr will in the coming days travel to Turkey, where he is expected to watch some Nigerian players at close quarters.

Owngoalnigeria.com gathered that top on his priority is Nigerian born former Hungry youth international Kenneth Otigba who recently joined Kasimpasa on loan from Dutch side Heerenveen.

He isn’t the only Nigerian on the books of the Turkish side, as Emem Eduok also joined the team this summer from Tunisian side Esperance.

Otigba, 24, has long made known his desire to switch allegiance to Nigeria, throwing away a golden chance to represent Hungary at the last European Championship while he await his first call up to the senior Nigeria team.

Also we gathered, he will while in Turkey watch the quartet of Chelsea loanee Kenneth Omeruo who plays for Alanyaspor while Osmanlispor duo of Aminu Umar and Raheem Lawal will also be watched by the German.