By Chineze Ogugua
Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun has joined Premier League side Brighton & Hove Albion from German side Mainz on a free.
The 29-year-old who became a free agent after he chose not to extend his contract with Mainz, signed a two-year deal that will see him remain with the Seagulls until the end of the 2019-2020 season.
Balogun was presented to the club yesterday and will zoom straight back to Nigeria to join the boys in camp in preparation for the World Cup.
Balogun has featured for Hertha BSC, Hertha Zehlendorf, Türkiyemspor, Hannover 96, Werder Bremen, Fortuna Düsseldorf and Darmstadt 98 all in Germany and without renewing any contract.
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