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Godwin Obaje

Agency report

Last season’s NPFL top scorer Godwin Obaje has completed his move from Wikki Tourists to Tunisian side Etoile du Sahel, the club announced on Wednesday.

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The former Mighty Jets forward appeared to be on the verge of joining Spartak following a successful two-week trial, but saw the move scuppered after he failed a medical.

Obaje was quoted on the club’s website as saying, “I have signed for Etoile du Sahel. I started talks with them after they expressed interest in me and they tabled a good offer.

“I’m pleased with the terms in the contract and I have to repay them for the kind of confidence they have in me by exhibiting good performance on the field.”

Obaje caught the eye of several clubs after enjoying a hugely successful campaign with the Tourists. He netted 18 goals as he helped the Bauchi side secure a place on the continent at the end of  the 2015/16 season

 

The Sousse-based club are currently in second position with 23 points in the Tunisian Ligue 1 Group A table.