By Johnny Edward:
Turkish Super Lig sides Antalyaspor and Kayserispor are weighing up moves for Super Eagles left-back Juwon Oshaniwa as both clubs look to bolster their respective squads Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Oshaniwa who made 25 appearances in all competitions for Hearts last season as they finished third spot in the table to secure a place in next season’s Europa League however admits to HITC Sport that the club will decide his future.
“I believe there has been some contact from Antalyaspor and Kayserispor with my representative Ladi Salami,” Oshaniwa told HITC Sport.
“I am just waiting for the response from Hearts on the interest and if both teams agree then we will see what happens.
“But I am happy to stay at Hearts if they want me to stay.
“It is a lovely club, with lovely people and lovely fans.
“To be part of a team that finished third in the championship and qualify for the Europa League was something special and the club wants to continue to progress.
“In the end Hearts will decide my future and if they do not want to sell me I will stay at the club.”
Oshaniwa who last featured for Nigeria in a 2-2 draw at home to South Africa in 2014 is also excited about the prospect of playing in the Turkish Lig.
“Football is all about movement and as a player you want to progress as much as you can,” he added.
“It is flattering to attract interest from Antalyaspor and Kayserispor and Turkish football is interesting for me.”