Former Super Eagles star, Tijani Babangida has urged Taiwo Awoniyi to work hard in order to fight for a place in the Liverpool starting eleven.
Awoniyi, who has played on loan for clubs such as FSV Frankfurt, NEC, Royal Mouscron (twice), Gent, Mainz, and Union Berlin, recently received a UK work permit to boost his chances of playing in England.
Although The Reds have reportedly put an £8m price tag on Awoniyi, who is under contract until 2023, however, Atlanta Olympic gold medalist, told TribalFootball in an interview that the former Golden Eaglets star deserve a chance to prove his worth at Anfield.
“For Taiwo, I believe that [his work permit] is good news,” Babangida told Tribalfootball.com.
“Congratulations. We can’t wait for him to start playing for Liverpool. The football in Liverpool is to always locate the striker and I think Taiwo is equal to the task.
“He should stay and fight for his place in Liverpool, not just to be a Liverpool player, always on loan to some clubs in Europe.”
Fastest Paying Betting Site in Nigeria: Grab your 140% First Time Deposit Bonus Now — www.Sportybet.Com Copyright © 2021 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.
You may be interested
BBNaija Season 6: I Was Once An Okada Rider – White MoneyWebby - July 25, 2021
White Money’s personality seems to have caught the interest of many Nigerians, including fans, celebrities and former housemates. White Money…
Some People Are Angry We’re Not Catching COVID-19 – Bishop OyedepoWebby - July 25, 2021
The African richest pastor, who had vowed not to participate in the COVID-19 vaccination exercise, said the church is a…
How Buhari’s Government Killed Shiites’ Leader, El-Zakzaky’s 3 Sons With Saudi’s Support — Islamic Movement In NigeriaWebby - July 25, 2021
According to a report by SaharaReporters, the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shiites' group has alleged that…