VIDEO: Owls star’s Spice Girls initiation

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Zig a zig ah! Giant sized Sheffield Wednesday defender Oguchi Onyewu has sealed his move to Hillsborough with an initiation ceremony - singing a Spice Girls hit, writes Graham Walker.

The big American throws in a couple of dance moves much to the humour of his team mates.

Sheffield Wednesday new loan signing Oguchi Onyewu

Sheffield Wednesday new loan signing Oguchi Onyewu

Owls star Liam Palmer filmed it and posted onto his Instagram account.

VIDEO: Press the play button to watch Oguchi Onyewu performing the Spice Girls classic Wannabe.

The defender showed off his vocals and moves in front of his Wednesday team-mates.

Fun initiation ceremonies have become a big part of team mates embracing new signings at football clubs .

Onyewu, aged 31, moved to Hillsborough this month and has been key in Wednesday’s unbeaten run since he joined.

He scored the FA Cup win over Rochdale at the weekend.

Wednesday supporters will be hoping Onyewu can keep hitting the right notes on the pitch to help the Owls stay in the Championship.