Nigeria Professional Football League 2015/16 highest goal scorer, Godwin Obaje has failed his medicals at Russian club Spartak Moscow after he failed a medical.
There have been claims and counter claims about the true situation with the striker as regards a contract with Spartak, but sources familiar with this transaction have now opened up fully on the whole saga.
According to reports, “Obaje did enough in the trials to get a contract, but Spartak did not give him one because his medical revealed some issues. ‘’
“The Russians are very thorough about their medical and so passed off the chance to sign the player.’’
“That was really why he is back in Nigeria without a contract.”
Obaje scored 18 goals last season for Wikki Tourists to finish as the top scorer of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).