Before Eddy Onazi left Lazio for Trabzonspor he was linked with several Premier League clubs, Crystal Palace being one of them.
Despite the midfielder moving to Turkey, Crystal Palace may still be keeping an eye on his progress. All Nigeria Soccer report that Palace were one of a number of clubs who had an official attend Nigeria’s 1-1 draw with Senegal recently. It will have been an easy game for Crystal Palace to watch, given the match was held at Barnet’s Hive ground.
All Nigeria Soccer believe the clubs will have been watching players such as Moses Simon, Wilfred Ndidi, Eddy Onazi and Oghenekaro Etebo. Given Crystal Palace’s previous links with Onazi, there’s every chance the club retain an interest and took the chance to see him in action.
Onazi has a contract with Trabzonspor until June 2020. The 24 year is a versatile midfielder who can also play at right back if required.