By Johnny Edward:
Super Eagles midfielder Mikel Agu has resumed pre-season training with his Portuguese club FC Porto, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Agu who has been farmed out on loan for the past three seasons at Bursaspor, Victoria Setubal and Club Brugge, was one of the eight midfielders who trained at the club on Monday.
The player, a last minute omission from Nigeria’s World Cup squad, is contracted to FC Porto until 2021 but he’s told completesportsnigeria.com that he will discuss his future at the club in the coming weeks with the management.
The 25 year old star has made five appearances for the Super Eagles.
FC Porto, winners of the Portuguese title last season, will play their first official game of the season against Desportivo das Aves in the Portuguese Supercup Cândido de Oliveira clash on the 4th of August.
Porto have won the Portuguese Supercup Candido de Oliveira a record 20 times having participated 29 times.
Porto Players in training on Monday
Goalkeepers: Fabiano Freitas, Iker Casillas, Jose Sá, Vana Alves.
Defenders: Saidy Janko, João Pedro, Diogo Filipe, Diogo Queirós, Alex Telles, Oleg Reabciuk.
Midfielders: Danilo Pereira, Luizão, Mikel Agu, Oliver Torres, Bruno Costa, Paulinho, Otavio Edmilson, Sérgio Oliveira.
Attackers: A. López, Andre Pereira, Wenderson Galeno, Goncalo Paciencia, Hernani Fortes, Soares.