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Oshaniwa speaks to News24 after his move to Hearts FC

03 August 2015, 07:00

Abuja - Scottish club, Hearts FC new arrival, Juwon Oshaniwa has expressed joy after he signed a three year deal at Scottish club, Hearts FC. 

The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2013 winner, Juwon Oshaniwa who also played for the Super Eagles at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil couldn't hide his joy as he spoke to News24

"Yes, I'm so happy to have completed a move here, to God alone be glorified," Oshaniwa said with a smile on his face. 

Also read: Hearts coach Neilson glad to have Super Eagles Oshaniwa

The very athletic defender, Oshaniwa who had an outstanding performance in all the matches the Super Eagles played at the 2014 FIFA World Cup also spoke about his personal target and expectation at his new team.

"I remain positive as I've always been and i know that with what God has deposited in me and the team at large, I'm optimistic that we shall celebrate at the end of the season,"Juwon Oshaniwa told News24.

The former Sharks FC (Port Harcourt) defender, Juwon Oshaniwa has since his debut for the Nigeria national senior football team, the Super Eagles in 2012 has made 17 caps and with his recent move to the Scottish league he'll hope to relaunch himself to the national team handlers led by ex-Nigeria international, Sunday Oliseh.

- News24


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