Kenneth Omeruo to join Beşiktaş on loan

Updated: July 2, 2016

Chelsea and Nigeria international center-back Kenneth Omeruo is set to join Beşiktaş on a year long loan.

The 22 year old spent the last season on loan at Turkish Süper Lig side Kasimpaşa, featuring in 26 games.

Omeruo has already featured 31 times for Nigeria and is still under contract with Chelsea until 2018. Beşiktaş have agreed terms with Chelsea to take him on loan for the 2016/17 season.

Omeruo is 1m85 tall with a very athletic build and can be considered quite fast. He can also play as right-back.


Source: TRT Spor/Firat Günayer

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Editor-in-chief at Beşiktaş International
Freelance sports writer specialized in Turkish football and Beşiktaş. Co-host of the Black Eagles podcast. Frequently featured in World Soccer Digest Japan and many other international media outlets. Following Turkish football for close to two decades. Proud father to Aedin.
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