Esperance to pay $400,000 for Sokari

Esperance to pay $400,000 for Sokari
Kingsley Sokari enjoyed a winning debut with CS Sfaxien

by Staff Reporter

Thursday Jul 23, 2015. 18:23 has scooped that Tunisian club are ready to pay $400,000 for Nigeria international midfielder Kingsley Sokari.

This is about twice what the club paid to the Lagos academy of Flying Eagles forward Bernard Bulbwa.

Sokari back to Esperance

The 20-year-old Sokari is expected to return to Tunis this week after Enyimba officials said they have reached “an understanding” with the Tunisian club over the signing of the player.

Esperance are yet to register Sokari, who has been capped at U20, U23 and full international levels by Nigeria, as they are yet to pay the agreed sum after they failed to meet several deadlines for this payment.

The Tunisian club are also behind in their payments to Dolphins over the sale of Nigeria striker Emem Eduok.

“They have only paid half of what they agreed to pay for Emem,” a source informed

There are also unconfirmed reports that they have paid the academy of Bulbwa for the player’s recent switch.

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