Nigerian defender Darlington Emmanuel Igwekali has penned a 4-year deal with UAE top division side Ajman Club.
The 20-year-old who had stints with Olimpik Donetsk in Ukraine and Alanyaspor of Turkey is already looking forward to a new challenge with the Asian side.
“I believe signing with Ajman Club will help me in developing my game to reach the highest level of football,” he told the club website after signing the deal.
According to Reginald Emmanuel Igwekali a former footballer for Chinese club Beijing Fortune FC and Darlington’s father, According to Ajman beat competition for the services of the defender.
He said: “Three teams showed interest in having Darlington but Ajman had the best plan and vision for the player. He will do very well in the team, the coach was very impressed with his performance during the trials and looks forward to working with him.”