Newly promoted Ghana Premier League side Accra Lions FC have signed Nigerian forward Evans Eenee from B.E Arena Football Academy, their first signing ahead of their maiden campaign.
The Accra based club announced the signing of Evans Eenee,18, from B.E Arena Football Academy for an undisclosed fee.
The Accra Lions sporting director Rainer Kraft speaking about the club’s new signing said, “Evans is a bulky and dynamic center forward with good qualities in the box. He’s a type of striker we haven’t had in our team yet. We are happy to welcome him in our squad.”
We are pleased to announce the signing of the 18-year-old striker Evans Eenee. The Nigerian joins us from B.E. Arena Football Academy with immediate effect.#yennyinaadea #accralions #GPL pic.twitter.com/UVkTFA0qeU
— Accra Lions F.C. (@AccraLionsFC) August 31, 2021
The 18-year-old has been handed the number 9 shirt and is expected to play a major role in the club’s maiden season campaign and fill the gap that was left by Evans Etti who left the club to join a China based club.
Evans Etti played a major role in helping the club achieve promotion into the premier league last season scoring 10 goals with 10 assists.