Onazi Set To Begin Pre-Season With Lazio

Onazi Set To Begin Pre-Season With Lazio

Super Eagles Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi, is poised to begin pre-season training exercises with Italian side SS Lazio after undergoing medical checks with some of his teammates on Tuesday, Completesportsnigeria.com can report.

The 2013 Africa  Cup of Nations winner went through athletic and respiratory tests and was given a clean bill of health by the club medics.

Onazi will work under a new manager at the Serie A side this season after the club failed to extend the deal of caretaker boss, Simone Inzaghi.

Former Olympique Marseille coach, Marcelo Bielsa, in the top favourite for the coaching job.

Lazio will commence their pre-season programme on Wednesday.