Super Eagles defender Oboabona joins Dinamo Batumi

Super Eagles defender Godfrey Oboabona

Nigeria defender Godfrey Oboabona has joined Georgian Premier League club Dinamo Batumi on a permanent deal.

Prior to the move, Oboabona recently played in the Croatian top-flight with HNK Gorica where he made 14 appearances during the 2018-19 campaign.

The 29-year-old is now the second Nigerian at Dinamo Batumi, with Benjamin Teidi already a key member of the side.

The centre-back has been assigned shirt number 27 at the club.

Oboabona had stints with Nigeria Professional Football League club Sunshine Stars, Caykur Rizespor of Turkey, and Saudi Arabia outfit Al-Ahli.

He was part of the Super Eagles squad that won the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa.

Dinamo Batumi was founded in 1923, and play their home games at the 2,000 capacity Angisa Stadium.


Chidi Nwoke.