Former Super Eagle Striker Victor Obinna Nsofor Signs Cape Town City
South African club Cape Town City have announced the signing of veteran Nigerian striker Victor Obinna.
The 30-year-old has 12 years’ experience playing across Europe’s top leagues, having started at Italian side Chievo in 2005 before an unsuccessful stint at Inter Milan.Loan spells followed at Malaga and West Ham United — where Obinna played alongside current Cape Town City manager Benni McCarthy – before a more stable four-year stay with top Russian club Lokomotiv Moscow.
He last played in Germany with MSV Duisburg and SV Darmstadt, where he was released in January this year.
Obinna was a member of Nigeria’s 2006 Africa Cup of Nations squad, and played a prominent part in the Super Eagles’ run to the 2008 Olympic Games final, where they lost to Argentina.