Sudan Premier League defending champions, Al-Merrikh have unveiled two more signings ahead of their CAF Champions’ League group stage battles.
The new signings are Nigerian attacker Adeleye Aniyikaye and Cameroonian defender Desire Pascal Eboussi.
“Our new Nigerian player, Adeli, arrived in Khartoum at dawn today, preceded by the arrival of Cameroonian defender Ibosi,” Al-Merrikh tweeted today Thursday.
Adeleye played for FC Ifeanyi Uba in Nigeria where he debuted for Nigeria’s Super Eagles in 2018 in an international friendly match against Liberia.
Adeleye joins at the Sudanese team compatriot striker Tony Edjomariegwe who signed for Al-Merrikh from Morocco Athletic Tetouan FC last week.
Tony joined El Merrikh on a transfer fee of $200,000.
On the other hand, Desire has signed from from Czech Republic side MFK Vyskov.
The 22-year-old Cameroonian central defender has previously played for American clubs Switchbacks FC and San Antonio FC and also IFK Lulea in Sweden
Al-Merrikh will battle for Champions League group stages alongside defending champions Al Ahly and AS Vita from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
The games are scheduled to start on February 16 2021 with the Sudanese outfit taking on Al Ahly.
Domestically, Al-Merrikh lead the log table in the Sudanese League with 17 points from seven games after beating Al Ahly Shendi 1-0 on Wednesday.