OFFICIAL: Nigeria’s Chinedu Obasi returns to AIK

The Nigeria international is back in the Swedish topflight club after a short spell in the second tier of the Chinese league

Chinedu Obasi has completed a return to Swedish side, AIK from Shenzhen FC in China League One.

The 31-year-old forward becomes the latest addition to the Friends Arena outfit and will stay with the club until the end of the 2017-18 season before his contract is re-evaluated.

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Obasi who has been handed the No. 20 jersey is awaiting the registration of the Swedish Football Association and he is expected in Sweden latest on August 1.

AIK welcome Sporting Braga to the Friends Arena for their UEFA Europa League qualifying game on July 27 before a league game against Kalmar on July 30.

The former Schalke 04, Hoffenheim and Lyn forward has scored four times in 18 games for the Nigeria national team.