Chidozie Awaziem has reportedly emerged summer transfer target for Turkish champions Besiktas who are ready to bolster their squad ahead of next season.
Besiktas' chiefs were impressed with the Super Eagles defender's games last season and they are ready to pay for his signature, according to Soccernet.
The report added that the club will pay €600,000 for an initial loan deal for the 24-year-old before paying €4.4 million for a permanent contract.
Awaziem played for Portuguese outfit Boavista on loan from Porto and managed to feature in 27 games in all competitions for the Italian side.
He was first drafted into Porto's second team and played 62 games netting 2 goals before graduating to the main team.
Awaziem started playing for the Super Eagles of Nigeria in 2017 and has so far appeared in 20 games for the three-time African champions netting one goal.
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