By Adeboye Amosu:
Nigeria forward, Kayode Olanrewaju, has been handed a new jersey number (8) by Ukrainian club Shakhtar Donetsk ahead of the new season, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Kayode, 25, wore number 88 during his loan spell with the Ukrainian champions last season.
The Miners according to a report on their official website submitted their squad list for the 2018/2019 Ukrainian domestic competitions with his name on the roaster with new number.
The forward penned a five-year contract with Paulo Fonseca’s men in May after initially arriving on loan from English Premier Champions, Manchester City.
Kayode made eight appearances for the club in all competitions last season and recorded three goals and one assist.
He also won the league title and the Ukrainian Cup with the club.