Ishaq Rafiu is excited to join Slovenian champions, NK Maribor.
Maribor announced the arrival of the 21-year-old on Tuesday morning.
Rafiu scored 14 goals for Rivers United in the Nigeria Professional Football League last season.
“I am very happy that we agreed and that I signed the contract,”he told Maribor’s official website.
“After playing in the highest level of competition in Nigeria and after winning the championship title, I had quite a few offers from European clubs, I decided to move to Maribor, because I believe that the best Slovenian club is currently the best choice for me as the next step on the development path.
“As a multiple national champion and a long-time participant in European competitions, Maribor makes it possible, what a football player wants.
“I am looking forward to a new challenge in my career, I want to contribute my share on the field and I can’t wait to get to know my teammates, the professional staff and join the training.
” I got a lot of information about the club, I also heard about the great support of the fans. I believe that together we will bring them many reasons for satisfaction, with new victories and winning the trophy.”
By Adeboye AmosuCopyright © 2021 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.