Vejle confirm the signing of Sierra Leone striker Sheka Fofanah

Sierra Leone international striker Sheka Fofanah has signed a two-year deal with Danish 1st Division outfit Vejle Boldklub, the club have confirmed.

The Leone Stars match winner against Sudan in June’s AFCON qualifier in Freetown has been on trial with Swedish IFK Norrköping during the summer. The trial period was spoiled by a minor injury.

The Vejle based club has won the Danish championship five times and the Danish cup title six times.

Manager Steen Thychosen told club’s website: “We have followed Sheka Fofanah for a period of training and on Saturday, we saw him lead our U19 League team friendly game. He is only 18 and has a bright prospect ahead of him.”

Fofanah has so far made four appearances for Leone Stars and has been impressive scoring two goals, one each against Gabon in Franceville and Sudan in Freetown in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers.

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5 Comments

  1. Reply Post By sparkey

    Congrate bro.. Wishing u all d best fitness and performance for u new club..
    And don’t forget let Ivory coast game be in ur mind boy…

  2. Reply Post By Osman sesay

    Fofanah is gifted in playing soccer, from our childhood stage . And i would like FC vejle to give give some playing time then vejle will see something in side the soul of fofanah ( Eto) as we use to know him in sierra leone

  3. Reply Post By frank Abula Samura

    I am in doubt of the contract . The agent said it a loan deal and no payment made for the player.. Chairman Obama FV

  4. Reply Post By Amadu Anderson Kabba

    I am in no doubt of Fofanah I know what he is capable of doing if he hvae playing time. Good luck Eto’o as we use to call u.

  5. Reply Post By Alhaji M.Ĺ. kargbo

    Eto can take vejle to the highest peak in Denish football.

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