Former Inter Milan Midfielder Obiora Returns to Primeira Liga

Nigeria international Nwankwo Obiora has joined Boavista, the Portuguese club have announced.

The defensive midfielder, 26, has penned a two-year deal with the Primeira Liga outfit after his contract at Greek Super League side Levadiakos expired.

Obiora, a former U20 international and Olympic player, has worked with a number of top coaches, including José Mourinho, — at Inter Milan in 2010.

Capped five times by Nigeria, the player also previously played for another Italian club, Parma, as well as Romanian heavyweights, Cluj.

The 6’1″ player is no stranger to Primeira Liga football. Between 2014 and 2016, he represented Academica de Coimbra.


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