Connect with us

Ghana Players Abroad

Al Ahly agree €3m fee to sign Ghana’s Aziz Yakubu – report



Ghana striker Abdul Aziz Yakubu will be leaving Portuguese side Rio Ave to join Egyptian giants Al Ahly following a transfer agreement between the two clubs on Tuesday.

According to the Portuguese media, the deal would be done for around €3 million with his former club Vitória de Guimarães entitled to half of the fee.

The 24-year-old is on his way to Egypt where, after successful medicals, he will sign a contract valid for four-and-a-half seasons.

Aziz initially joined Rio Ave on loan before making his stay permanent after a blistering campaign in the second tier during the 2021/22 season. The loan agreement included a mandatory acquisition clause if the club gains promotion to the top flight, which happened. Under the agreement, Vitória owns 50% of Vitória’s onward transfer.

This season, Abdul Aziz Yakubu has eight goals and three assists in 15 appearances for Rio Ave in the Taça de Portugal.

See also  Local Black Stars will pocket US$ 9,000 for CHAN quarter-final berth
WP Radio
WP Radio