Lagos - Two time African Champions, Enyimba have signed
Burkina Faso international, Ahmed Kone, the club has announced.
The Aba giant announced on Wednesday that the midfielder,
Ahmed Kone who before now plays for AS Sonabel of Burkina Faso had a trial
session at Enyimba and it's obvious the Nigerian club have had their minds made
up on keeping Kone.
The people's Elephant Twitter handle tweeted on details
about the signing of the Burkina Faso international.
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"In preparation for the second stanza of the league
season, there has been a rush of transfer activity within the club. Kone is
predominantly a right winger, and will put pen to paper for #Enyimba, subject
to a medical."
Few minutes after the club announced that the Ahmed Kone has
"New signing Ahmed Kone, from AS Sonabel, has passed
his medical with the club. The 22-year-old Burkinabe right midfielder was a
part of Sonabel's CAF Confederation Cup campaign in 2014."
Enyimba, who last won the Nigerian league in 2010, have
struggled to make impact on the continent since their 2012 semi-final
appearance in the CAF Champions League, but the People's Elephant have raised
the bar this season finishing the first stanza of the 2015 season on second
place, tied on point with first place Sunshine Stars of Akure.
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