London - Everton are trying to beat Liverpool to sign Lazio
midfielder Ogenyi Onazi according to reports in Italy, KickOff Nigeria says.
According to Italian news outlet Il Tempo, the two
Merseyside clubs are set to battle it out to try and sign the 20-year-old who
has been in fine form for his Italian club this season.
Onazi had a successful year for Nigeria in 2013 where he won
the Africa Cup of Nations. He was part of the Super Eagles squad to the FIFA
Confederations Cup in Brazil and helped his country to book a ticket to the
2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Read more at KickOff Nigeria.