Former Super Eagles forward Osaze Odemwingie has gained his Level One coaching badges and is now a qualified golf instructor.
Odemwingie took to the game of golf following his retirement from football early this year.
The 38-year-old teamed up with teaching professional Jak Hamblett Golf in a bid to become a professional golf after quitting football.
Jak Hamblett Golf broke the news on the social media on Friday.
“😮🙌 @OdemwingieP has only gone and done it!!
HE’S GAINED HIS LEVEL 1 COACHING BADGES 🏌️♂️💥
Premier League Striker now a Qualified Golf Instructor ‼️
Watch this space 👀 – Big plans in the pipeline for this boy in 2020!! ⛳️
#golfcoach #pga,”reads a tweet on their Twitter handle.
Former West Brom and Stoke striker , Odemwingie announced his retirement from football at UEFA’s Equal Game conference at Wembley in April.
He was capped for Nigeria more than 60 times, scoring at the 2014 World Cup, and scored 36 goals in 129 Premier League appearances between 2010 and 2016.
His last professional appearances came for Indonesian side Madura United in 2017.