Afeeez Aremu Signs Three-years Contract with German Bundesliga 2 club FC St. Pauli
Former Flying Eagles midfielder Afeeez Aremu has penned down a three years contract with German Bundesliga 2 club FC St. Pauli The former Norwegian top-division side IK Start completed the move yesterday. The 20-year-old scored five goals and gave one assist in 63 appearances for IK Start.
Speaking about the Nigerian by the German side they said: “In Afeez we’re getting a component our squad had been lacking. He’s the dynamic ‘enforcer’ type of player I was after. He’s already completed several seasons at a high level and at his age has potential to develop at the same time.” they revealed this on the website through the head coach of the club Timo Schultz.
Director of sport Andreas Bornemann also said: “Afeez Aremu fits the profile we were looking for in defensive midfield. He’s athletic and aggressive in the tackle and already has a wealth of professional experience despite his young age. We, therefore, believe he won’t find it difficult to settle in with us.”
Afeeez Aremu is very delighted to have joined the Kiezkicker, he said: “I’m glad to be here at last. When I got the offer from St. Pauli, I didn’t need much time to think. It’s a big club and for me the next important step in my development. I can’t wait to get to know my teammates.”
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