Super Eagles midfielder, John Ogu has finally landed himself a club, as he announced that he has signed for a Saudi Arabian club side, Club Aladalah.
John Ogu who has been a free agent since leaving Ligat Ha’Al side Hapoel Be’er Sheva in 2019, posted a photo of his unveiling at the club, with his agent and board members of the club on Friday night.
Taking to his Instagram page, the 31-year-old player posted photos with a caption thanking his new club, and agent for making the move happen. He said:
“After the crazy 6 months out not doing what I loved to do best,I’m delighted and please to announced that I have signed for football club @aladalahclub in Saudi League . I’m grateful to God for this opportunity to represent this club in a tough time of such this season . I promise to give my all and push through to help the club remain in the league come Next season. Thank you to Agent @haythemheni0 for pulling this deal . Big shout out to a friend and brother @daddygee12 for also helping me out . Now is time to Work and bring that craziness to the Saudi League . I so much Appreciate all my family, friends and fans who stood by me during my absent. THANK YOU GUYS 👍”, he said.
John Ogu who has been updating fans on his Instagram about his fight to secure a club and get back to playing professional football again, had previously trained with the club, which was a tryout, before he was finally signed.
Congratulations to him on the new job!