Nigeria defender Jamilu Collins is close to joining German Bundesliga club Union Berlin from SC Paderborn, reports Completesports.com.
Collins is keen to leave Paderborn following their relegation to Bundesliga 2 last season.
The 26-year-old has also been linked with Werder Bremen but according to transfermarket.de , he is set to join Union Berlin.
Union Berlin signed another Nigerian Taiwo Awoniyi on loan from Liverpool last week.
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Former Super Eagles forward Anthony Ujah is already a key member of the squad.
Collins scored once in 83 league appearances for Paderborn.
He joined the club from Croatia outfit HNK Rijeka in 2017.
The left-back was on Monday named in Nigeria’s squad for next month’s friendlies against the Elephants of Coted’lvoire and Carthage Eagles of Tunisia.
By Adeboye Amosu