Nigerian Premier League (NPL) club Bendel Insurance have debunked reports that their defender Benjamin Tanimu has been signed by Spanish fifth division outfit Lleida Esportu.
Though Tanimu has been linked to a number of foreign clubs , Bendel Insurance maintain that no team has tabled a deal for him yet.
In an official statement by Bendel Insurance Media Officer Kehinde Osagiede the club said:”Our attention has been drawing to the fake news circulating on social media that our central defender Benjamin Tanimu has left us for a Spanish Football club Lleida Esportu.
“To put the record straight the information saying that Tanimu signed for Club Lleida in Spain is false and misleading. We therefore urge football lovers, Bendel Insurance FC fans and the general media to disregard the social report.
“For the avoidance of doubt, several clubs in Spain, Turkey, England, Germany, Serbia, Qatar and Kuwait have indicated an