Osaze Odemwingie announces retirement from professional football

Osaze Odemwingie

Osaze OdemwingieFormer Nigeria striker Osaze Odemwingie has announced his retirement from football at UEFA’s Equal Game conference at Wembley on Wednesday. On his retirement, Osaze Odemwingie was quoted as saying by Skysports,

“It’s an emotional day, so many memories go through your head.

“I didn’t know how to do it or where to do it, but I think this is the right place to do it.

“Wembley is a place with a lot of history in football.”

His last professional appearances came for Indonesian side Madura United in 2017, he also revealed that he intends to embark on a coaching career.

“The next chapter is slowly building up to a coaching career and hopefully I will be coaching in the Premier League one day,” he said.