Nigeria midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has joined newly-promoted Serie A side Crotone, signing a three-year deal with the Italian outfit.

Onazi, the 2013 Nations Cup winner, was a free agent after he reportedly terminated his contract at Turkish outfit Denizlispor in July.

Onazi started his professional career at Serie A club Lazio in 2012 where he made 76 Serie A appearances before he left to join Turkish outfit Trabzonspor.

Another Nigerian player, Simeone Nwankwo, plays at the club and it will be a chance for the compatriots to reunite away from the national team.

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There are very few things in life that make me happy, but talking and writing Sports has to be at the top. I honed my broadcasting skills at the University of Lagos Radio Station and have free-lanced for platforms like Top Radio and Superscreen TV amongst others. Deji loves running commentaries on Football matches and Athletics, and is now a Junior Sports Writer at Making of Champions. He hopes to become a Sports Agent in the future.

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