• Saif Sporting club have strengthened their forward line with the signing of Sierra Leone-born Fayia Kobba for the 2019-20 Bangladesh Football Season.
  • Kobba, 22, who scored five goals for Swedish club Sodertalje FK, has been an instrumental figure before his move.
  • Fayia Kobba arrived at Dhaka Bangladesh aiming at success on his new challenge. 

“I’m excited to have signed for such a big club here in Bangladesh. Hopefully, I can do my best for the club,” Kobba told FSL News from Bangladesh. 

“This is a new challenge for me in which I am looking forward to it.”

In Sweden, he first played for Örebro U19 and U21 and in 2017; he played for Huddinge IF, where he scored six goals during the 2017/18 season.

International Level 

Former Sierra Leone coach, Johnny Mckinstry, who recently departed Saif Sporting Club once named Kobba in his squad against Swaziland in both legs during the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in 2014.

The youngster was also in the Sierra Leone U20 side against Guinea, and Ghana in the CAF African Youth Championship matches.

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