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FC Porto Congratulates Awaziem On Super Eagles Invitation, Buy-Out Clause Revisited

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Super Eagles invitee Chidozie Awaziem has received congratulatory message from his Portuguese team FC Porto following his invitation to the senior Nigeria national team.

Awaziem was named in the squad released by coach Gernot Rohr for the upcoming friendly games against Senegal and Burkina Faso in London later this month.

Although it is not the first time he is being invited to the senior national team of Nigeria, Porto however congratulated him with a message to the defender to this time around make sure he makes his debut.

The 20 year old central defender who is also comfortable as a defensive midfielder made 12 appearances for the first team of FC Porto last season, 18 months after his transfer from El-Kanemi Juniors of Jos.

This season he is yet to play for the main team but he has been ever present for the B team who are playing in the second division in Portugal, with over 25 league appearances to his name this season.

Contracted to FC Porto till the summer of 2021, his buyout clause is pegged at €30m by the Portuguese side. A sign of how high he is rated by the upper ends of the club.