Lagos - Twenty four hours after completing his transfer to
Gillingham, Adedeji Oshilaja made his unofficial debut for the League One side
in a pre-season friendly against Dover Athletic.
The Anglo Nigerian was named in the starting line- up but
was replaced at the start of the second half by ex-Republic of Ireland U21 international
Oshilaja has admitted that he's lacking match fitness but he
is confident that he will be in tip-top condition before Gillingham's first
official game of the season against Sheffield United on Saturday, August 8.
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''Good to get a much needed 45 Minutes today for
@TheGillsFC. Looking forward to getting up to match speed before the season
opener,'' said Adedeji Oshilaja on Twitter.
The Cardiff City loanee will remain at Priestfield Stadium
until January 3, 2016.
Adedeji Oshilaja, a center back, previously spent time on
loan at Newport County, Sheffield Wednesday and AFC Wimbledon.
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