Osaze Odewingie
Osaze Odewingie

Bristol City have signed Super Eagles striker Peter Odemwingie on loan from Stoke for the remainder of the season.

The 34-year-old Nigeria international has failed to score in eight appearances for the Potters this term.

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Odemwingie moved to Stoke in January 2014 as part of a player-exchange with Kenwyne Jones going in the opposite direction to Cardiff City.

“I’m looking forward to working with him,” Robins head coach Lee Johnson told the club website.

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“I’m delighted we’ve been able to bring someone of Peter’s quality in; he’ll provide us with experience and hopefully goals in one form or another.”

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Odemwingie, who goes into City’s squad for Saturday’s game against Fulham, enjoyed his most prolific spell in England at West Brom – where he netted 31 goals in 90 appearances.