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Sadiq Set To Replace Ivorian Striker Haller At Ajax

Sadiq Set To Replace Ivorian Striker Haller At Ajax

Super Eagles and Almeria striker Umar Sadiq could replace Côte d’Ivoire star Sebastien Haller at Netherlands giants Ajax.

Haller is close to joining Borussia Dortmund who are expected to splash out £33 million on the striker who netted 47 goals in 66 games for Ajax.

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The former West Ham man is touted as replacement for Erling Haaland who has joined Premier League champions Manchester City.

And according to Tuttomercatoweb, Ajax see Sadiq as a readymade replacement for Haller.

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Just recently, Sadiq told GOAL: “For now, I am playing at Almeria and I have a contract with them. And also, I’m enjoying my football in Spain. But I don’t know what the future brings.”

The former Roma and Rangers striker helped Almeria emerge winners of the Spanish second division and also promotion to the top flight.

He netted 19 goals and provided 12 assists in all competitions for Almeria last campaign.

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  • MONKEY POST 2 months ago

    Ehen!! This is the SORT of NEWS I want to be hearing about our BOYS..

    At least AJAX is a CLUB to be RECKON with in EUROPE

    Always WINNING their LEAGUE BACK to BACK and they are REGULAR FACE in EUROPEAN COMPETITIONS.

    Not all those AMBITIONLESS CRYSTAL PALACE, NF, FULHAM coming for our LADS…

     
  • Four four two 2 months ago

    It will be a big shame if Sadiq does not join a big club after all these speculation linking him with Valencia, Athletico Madrid et al. I wish him all the best

     
    • Ignatius Abo 2 months ago

      Well said Brodaman @four four Two. You are one of the few people who make me come to this website to read football stories (as if anyone cares).lolzzzz
      Sadiq Umar should stayput. Heaven bless Sadiq Umar and all deserving Super Eagles players.

       
  • Shuma 2 months ago

    I dont know if this is true or not. The other day their was an article here saying benfica wanted him. But either is a step forward because he is going to be playing in a uefa competition. Tired of seeing players moving backward like signing for a relegated or soon to be relegated team, or crystal palace a below mid table team. Ajax is always in champions league like psg. He will be actually winning trophies locally.