REPORTS: Posh fail in bid for Shrewsbury’s former Manchester City defender

Peterborough United have failed in a bid to sign left-sided defender Nathanael Ogbeta from League One outfit Shrewsbury Town, according to reports.

Tuesday, 29th June 2021, 8:58 am
Nathaniel Ogbeta (left) n action for Shrewsbury. Photo: Pete Norton Getty Images.
Nathaniel Ogbeta (left) n action for Shrewsbury. Photo: Pete Norton Getty Images.

The Shropshire Star claim Posh tried to prise the former Manchester City defender out of the Montgomery Waters Meadow, but talks broke down earlier this summer.

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Ogbeta only moved to Shrewsbury on a permanent basis in January. He made his Football League debut in a 2-0 win over Posh later that month and enjoyed a strong second half of the season.

Posh currently have Dan Butler and Harrison Burrows as left-sided full-backs/wing-backs in their squad.