Katsina United star winger Tasiu Lawal has been in Russia on trials at FC Tambov, who this past season won promotion to the country’s top flight.
The former Niger Tornadoes star player is expected to sign the dotted lines with FC Tambov should he impress during the trials
The wing wizard was Katsina United highest goal scorer last season with nine goals in 17 games.
The Minna-born winger, who is out of contract, is also on the radar of top Nigerian clubs like Kano Pillars, Enyimba and Akwa United.
FC Tombov already have two Nigerians – former Olympic international Usman Mohammed and U23 international winger Blessing Olabiran.