Nigeria U23 midfielder Usman Mohammed
Saturday Feb 06, 2016. 14:35
CHAN Eagles midfielder Usman Mohammed has joined Portuguese club Associacao Desportiva Sanjoanense on a two-year contract.
The club are based in Sao Joao da Madiera and were founded in 1924.
From CHAN to Eagles: Usman Mohammed
According to his agent Pedro, Usman has subsequently been loaned out to first division Uniao Madiera, where he will play alongside compatriot Shehu Abdullahi.
Last season, the Sokoto-born star played for FC Taraba, who have since been relegated.
Usman moves to Europe a free player after the League Management Company (LMC) declared Taraba players free following a huge backlog of salaries owed them by the Jalingo club.
He is a versatile midfielder, who could play either as a defensive or offensive player.
He has a good technique and he is full of running.
He has been capped at U23 and full international levels by Nigeria.