By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde
Sports Writer, kick442.com Nigeria
English Championship side, Wigan Athletic have handed a permanent deal to Super Eagles defender, Leon Aderemi Balogun.
The 31-year-old Nigerian international, Balogun initially joined Wigan on loan in January, playing six times.
Leon Balogun joined Brighton and Hove Albion from the German Bundesliga side, Mainz 05 in 2018 and failed to get regular playing time at the club. He has featured for Turkiyemspor Berling, Hannover 96, Werder Bremen, and Darmstadt.
He was part of the Super Eagles squad to Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup. He also took part in Egypt 2019 African Cup of Nations, AFCON, where Nigeria won the bronze medal.
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