Birmingham Legion FC has announced the signing of forward Mohamed Buya Turay, subject to approval from the league and the federation.
The transaction involves Legion FC signing forward Mohamed Buya Turay to a multi-year contract, subject to approval from the league and the federation.
Jay Heaps President & General Manager, said, “We’re excited to have Mohamed join Legion FC. He is a dynamic attacking player with excellent speed and presence in front of the goal.”
Turay debuted for the Legion on January 27 in a pre-season friendly against MLS club Atlanta United.
“I’m thrilled to be a part of this amazing club and can’t wait to make a positive impact on and off the field,” said Turay.
Turay joined the USL side after spending a season with Danish Superliga club Odense Boldklub, where he scored three goals in 16 appearances. Before his time with Odense Boldklub, Turay transferred to Sweden’s Allsvenskan club Malmo FF from Chinese Super League Henan Songshan Longmen.
In 2018, he signed with Belgian Jupiler Pro League club Sint-Truiden and was loaned out to Sweden’s Allsvenskan side Djurgarden IF in 2019.
Turay, 29, won Allsvenskan’s Golden Boot award during his time at Djurgarden after 29 appearances, he scored 15 goals.