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CD Leganés and Chelsea FC reach an agreement for the loan of Kenneth Josiah Omeruo

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15/08/2018 12:30

CD Leganés and Chelsea FC reach an agreement for the loan of Kenneth Josiah Omeruo for the next season. The international of Nigeria, who is 24 years old, will stay in CD Leganés during the 2018/19 season after playing in the Russia World Cup.

Omeruo may play as centerback and rightback. Versatile defender with a powerful physique that allow him to have strong on the air. He was only 19 years old when left his country to play for Standard de Lieja. He signed for Chelsea in 2011 and later he played on loan in ADO La Haya, Middlesbrough, Kasimpasa and Alanyaspor.

He has also been 40 times an international player with the Nigerian team and has participated in two World Cups, the Confederations Cup and the African Nations Cup.