Serie A club Lazio have officially confirmed the signing of midfielder Fisayo Dele-Bashiru .

Dele-Bashiru joined the Rome club on loan with an obligation to buy from Turkish Super Lig side Hatayspor.

Lazio paid a fee of around €2m to secure the loan, and will be obliged to pay a further €4m to make the deal permanent.j

The Nigeria international joined Hatayspor as a free agent at the beginning of last season.

He had been a youth academy player in England with Manchester City, before joining Championship outfit Sheffield Wednesday in 2020.

The midfielder scored nine goals and provided six assists in 39 appearances across all competitions for Hatayspor last season.

Ogenyi Onazi was the last Nigerian player to feature for Lazio. – PROMPT NEWS