Africa Soccer Ethiopian striker bids farewell to his club ahead of move to Sundowns

Ethiopian striker Abubeker Nassir has said good bye to his team mates at Ethiopia Coffee FC today Friday.

He is leaving at the end of the month to join Mamelodi Sundowns in South Africa.

Abubeker Nassir warms up with his team for the last time. It’s his farewell game today as plays his last match for Ethiopian Coffee before joining @Masandawana.His teammates wearing T-shirts wishing him good luck,” Ethiopian Football tweeted today.

Nassir attended trials at Sundowns earlier this year with his Ethiopian club having confirmed through an earlier a statement.

The 21-year-old is one of the hottest prospects in East Africa after netting 22 goals in 29 Premier League matches in his debut season with Coffee FC.

Nassir won the Most Valuable Player and Young Player of the Season in the Ethiopian League last season.

Nassir was on target for Ethiopia when they beat Egypt 2-0 in the 2023 AFCON qualifiers played in Malawi.

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