Vincent Enyeama eyes English Premier League action if right offers come
- Vincent Enyeama is interested in Premier League action
- Eagles most capped player relishes a moment in goal in the EPL
- Enyeama owever says he doesn’t have preference for a particular club
Legendary Super Eagles goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has disclosed that he would love to play in the English Premier League before he finally retires from football.
The 37-year-old disclosed this on a live Instagram chat with Legit.ng on Saturday afternoon, May 2, as he claimed he turned down offers from English clubs because the details were not right for him.
Enyeama who is currently in lockdown in France stated that although he does not have preference for a particular club, he wishes to appear in goal in the Premier League - even if it is for a day.
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The former Lille of France shot stopper is currently a free agent having left the Ligue 1 side late in 2018 after spending eight seasons with the club.
“Where I would like to play..... I would say in the Premiership even if for a day,” Enyeama told Legit.ng from his base.
“I don’t have a preference for a club. I had offers but I didn’t take them because the details were not good for me. I just want to enjoy football with laughter.”
Enyeama who holds the most capped record for the Nigerian national team with 101 appearances for the Super Eagles continues his fitness training at his home in France.
There were earlier reports that the goalie was interested in joining either of Absa Premiership clubs Orlando Pirates or Kaizer Chiefs. He however stated that he only responded to a question the way he was asked.
“It was a question at they asked me – it was the way the question was put to me; the guy asked what if I got offers from South Africa and I said why not? If the details are good."
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that Nigerian football star Wilfred Ndidi has debunked rumours linking him away from Leicester City this summer.
The 23-year-old defensive midfielder has been superb for the Foxes since he joined them from Belgian league side Genk in 2017.
His current deal expires in 2024 having recently penned a new deal with the King Power Stadium, and the Super Eagles star is keen staying at the club until the end of his contract.
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