Former Super Eagles left-back,Taye Ismaila Taiwo has signed a one year contract with Cypriot club – Doxa Katokopias.

The 35-year-old defender who was once signed [2005] by Olympique de Marseille to fill the void left by Bixente Lizarazu has been without a club since he last played for FC Rops [Finland] in 2016.

His contract with Katokopias is twelve months, subject to renewal.

Born in Lagos, Taiwo has played for clubs such as Lobi Stars, Olympic Marseille, AC Milan, Dynamo Kyiv, HJK Helsinki, Queen Park Rangers, Bursaspor, AFC Eskilstuna, among others.

The experienced defender has made 54 appearances for the Super Eagles, scoring eight goals for Nigeria.