Gift Orban Threatens To Dump KAA Gent Over Bench Role

Gift Orban explains a move to bigger European league

Super Eagles invitee, Gift Orban has threatened to leave Belgian Jupiler Pro League outfit KAA Gent following his relegation to the substitute bench reports.

Gift Orban has started just six games out of thirteen this season for the buffalos; and has struggled in front of goal.

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Gift Orban celebrates a goal for KAA Gent

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This season the 21-year-old who scored over twenty goals last season for Gent endured his longest goal drought since moving to Europe three years ago.

Gent coach Hein Vanhaezebrouck, in the past few matches decided to star Orban from the bench, a decision which is not acceptable to the Nigerian.

Gift Orban threatens to leave KAA Gent

Interestingly, he came off the bench last Sunday to score in the 90th minute to help Gent cruise to a comfortable 3-1 victory against Royale Charleroi.

“I am not a player who gains confidence when he comes on,” Orban told Het Nieuwsblad as quoted by Daily Post Nigeria.

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Orban Gift

According to the former Stabæk winger, he needs to start every game, so he can be able to grow. Per his statement, a club cannot “destroy” his career.

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“I am a player who starts and must be able to grow in a match. A club cannot destroy my career. I keep working. If it doesn’t work here, go somewhere else,” he added.

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