Nigeria U-23 star Stanley Amuzie has officially joined Serie A side, Sampdoria. The Serie A clu...
Nigeria U-23 star Stanley Amuzie has officially joined Serie A side, Sampdoria. The Serie A club confirmed the arrival of Amuzie via a statement on their official website on Monday.
They wrote: “UC Sampdoria announces that it has filed the documentation membership outright the rights to the athletic services of the player Stanley Amuzie (born in Lagos, Nigeria, February 28, 1996).
📝 Tesserato il nigeriano #Amuzie, medaglia di bronzo a @Rio2016 ➡ https://t.co/YhTvuLDABE pic.twitter.com/9DYlWsRsjV— U.C. Sampdoria (@sampdoria) August 29, 2016
“The defender is back with a positive experience at the last Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in 2016, where he won the bronze medal with the Nigerian Under 23 team “.
As expected, the 20-year old who has been capped by Nigeria at the senior level, playing for the Super Eagles against Egypt in the 2017 Nations Cup qualifiers is elated to have made this big leap.
“I thank God for this move after my contract expired with Sassuolo, I am very happy about this and my ambition now is to work harder to fight my way into the starting eleven.
“This is the dream of every good and ambitious player. I know it is not going to be easy but it very doable,” the defender was quoted as saying on Sports Day Online.