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John Ogu Nigerian player speaks on winning historic title with Hapoel Be'er Sheva

The 28-year-old scored four goals in 34 league appearances and got the award of best foreign player in the league.

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Super Eagles player, John Ogu talks about his league wining experience with Hapoel Be'er Sheva

Nigerian midfielder, John Ogu has revealed that winning the Israeli Premier League with Hapoel Be'er Sheva is the most important moment of his career so far.

John Ogu play John Ogu won the league with Hapoel Be'er Sheva (Instagram/John Ogu)

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Ogu was instrumental as Hapoel Be'er Sheva won their first league title in their history.

The 28-year-old scored four goals in 34 league appearances and got the award of best foreign player in the league.

Anthony Nwakaeme and John Ogu play John Ogu was voted the best foriegn player in Israel after his impressive performances for Hapoel Be'er Sheva (Instagram)

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He also finished third in the Player of the season poll.

Speaking on the league win, the midfielder revealed that he wanted to achieve more with his club last season.

I wanted to achieve more, I wanted to win the cup; we had like two cup games, the second we lost in the semi-final,” Ogu said.  

Winning the league is very important for me, the first of my career,” he added. 

John Ogu play John Ogu speaking at the Pulse TV studios (Pulse)

 

The midfielder joined Hapeol Be’er Sheva in September 2014 from Portuguese side, Academica and he revealed that he didn't have a good impression of Israel when he first came to the country.

To be honest with when I first moved to Israel, I played with against an Israeli team with my Portuguese and I was like ‘what kind of country is this’,” the midfielder said.

First time I got there, they have been showing me love.”

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