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Daniel Amokachi: Twin sons of Super Eagles legend sign for Besiktas

Daniel Amokachi: Twin sons of Super Eagles legend sign for Besiktas

Ex-Nigeria international, Daniel Amokachi’s twin sons, Nazim and Kalim, have signed for his former Turkish club Besiktas.

The head coach of Finnish club side, JS Hercules, recently made this known to the public via his Facebook page.

Daniel Amokachi with his sons, Nazim and Kalim

Daniel Amokachi and his sons

Amokachi, who played 77 games for the Turkish giants between 1996 and 1999, scoring 17 goals took, had earlier informed the world about his sons training for the Turkish club in July 2016.

Happy to announce that my sons have taken a giant step in their football careers signing a 1-year deal with my former club, Besiktas,” Dan the Bull announced.

I have always underlined the importance of education to them, but having sat enough in the study halls, the call of the football grounds has been too difficult to resist. I can understand that very well, too.

“Me and my wife will be following their journey with great interest and pride. I want to thank from the bottom of my heart both Hercules and Besiktas for giving us this chance.

According to reports, Nazim and Kalim trained with JS Hercules for few months under the tutelage of their father, before they went for a week’s trials with Besiktas U21 they were offered deal.




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