Transfer: Super Eagles forward, Sadiq seals Real Sociedad move


Nigeria forward, Umar Sadiq, has linked up with LaLiga club, Real Sociedad from UD Almeria.

Sadiq penned a six-year contract with the White and Blues.

The lanky forward will wear jersey number 25 at his new club.

Sociedad paid €20m plus €6m add-ons to acquire the services of the striker.

“Sociedad has reached an agreement with UD Almería for the transfer of Sadiq Umar. La Real, in turn, has reached an agreement with the player until the end of the 27-28 season. He will wear number 25,”reads a statement on the club’s official website.

The 25-year-old joined Almeria in 2020 and scored 41 goals for the Rojiblancos.

He also enjoyed a prolific spell with his previous club, Partizan Belgrade of Serbia, where he scored 23 goals in 52 appearances.

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