Akwa United of Uyo striker, Mfon Udoh has finally sealed a deal that will see him join Nigeria’s large legion of foreign-based players, as he has sealed a deal with America second division out, FC Tusla, megasportsarena.com gathered.
Udoh will have a healthy atmosphere to help him settle down very fast at his new base, as he is joined in the deal at Tusla by two other stars of the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL), former Plateau United of Jos duo of ace midfielder, Raphael Ayagwa and veteran defender, Solomon Kwambe.
The United States League Championship (USLC) side have signed the three players, who are now awaiting formal approval from the governing body and soccer federation for them to get their official unveiling ceremonies and start thinking about playing competitive matches for the team.
A report by allnigeriasoccer.com, quoting the USLC club’s official website stated: “The standout player acquired by the American second-tier club is the record scorer in a single Nigeria Professional Football League season with 23 goals, Mfon Udoh. The 27-year-old Udoh has netted over 100 career goals in all competitions and lists Enyimba of Aba, Akwa United and Calabar Rovers among his previous clubs.
“Midfielder Raphael Ayagwa and defender Solomon Kwambe have also been added to FC Tusla roster for the 2020 season. Kwambe has played competitive matches for the Super Eagles and was a member of the squad to the 2013 Confederations Cup in Brazil.
“Aged 26, the fullback previously turned out for Plateau United, Lobi Stars, Warri Wolves and Sunshine Stars. The 21-year-old Ayagwa has played abroad before for Lillestrom, for whom he made three appearances in the Norwegian Eliteserien, and wore the colours of Plateau United and Lobi Stars in his homeland.”