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Hoffenheim reject former Super Eagles forward, says he is too old

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Former Super Eagles forward, Chinedu Obasi will continue his search for a new club following his failure to get a contract at his former team TSG Hoffenheim, The Athletic NG reports.

Hoffenheim’s manager, Alex Rosen, has however put paid to his ambition by announcing that the versatile forward will not play for the club next season.

“He will not play a role for us for the new season,” Rosen told German website, Bild.

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“He is now 34 and hasn’t played for a long time

“We can support him as we have done so far or through advanced training with the U23s,we will be very happy to do so for this wonderful player and person.”

The 34-year-old has been training with the Bundesliga outfit with the hope of securing a contract.

The former Nigeria international first featured for the German Bundesliga outfit, Hoffenheim between 2007 and 2012.

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