Ex Spurs Youth Teamer Oduwa Impresses On Olimpija Debut, Picks Lucky Shirt Number


Former Tottenham youth team prospect Nathan Oduwa has settled down into his new surroundings faster than many expected following his move to Slovenian side Olimpija Ljubljana.

Oduwa ended his over a decade association with Spurs last week when he inked a three year deal with the Slovenian side, and immediately made an instant impact in his first game.

He made his unofficial debut for the team in their 1-0 win over champions of Kazakhstan Astana, where he set up the winner shortly after coming on as a second half substitute.

Known for his pace, tricks and quick dribbles he is expected to make his official debut when the league resumes in Slovenia, hence he has picked up his favourite shirt number.

The former Nigeria U-23 man will dorn jersey number 11 for the team, a number he is hoping will bring good tidings to help him fufill the potential that once made him one of the most sought after teen prospect in English football.