“Benzema” Arrives Portugal Set To Begin Trials With SC Braga Tomorrow


Talented 18 year old Nigerian forward Taofiq Jibril populary refereed to as Nigerian Benzema has touched down Portugal, where he is schedule to undergo trials with SC Braga.


Owngoalnigeria.com picked up pictures of the arrival of the teen forward upon his arrival in Portugal, in the company of someone who can easily pass as the agent to the highly rated Kaduna born striker.

The trials for the forward who was a late minute omission from Nigeria’s all conquering Under-17 team at the last Under-17 World Youth Championship will start trials tomorrow.

As exclusively reported by Owngoalnigeria.com, the striker who is quick, strong and skillful plus an eye for scoring goals will spend time with the youth team of the Portuguese side, but will train intermittently with the main team.

At Braga he won’t be short of brotherly love and care as the club is presently the home of two other Nigerian players in former junior international Chidi Osuchukwu and Louis Ogana.