OFFICIAL: Leicester sign Nigeria’s Ahmed Musa from CSKA Moscow
Leicester has confirmed the capture of Nigeria striker Ahmed Musa from CSKA Moscow on Friday.
The English Premier League champions have committed the Nigeria international to a four-year deal at the King Power Stadium.
Musa becomes the Foxes fourth signing so far in the summer, after Nampalys Mendy, Ron-Robert Zieler and Luis Hernandez all agreed to join Claudio Ranieri’s team.
“Known for his electric pace and clinical finishing, Musa enjoyed his most productive season for CSKA Moscow yet in 2015/16, netting 13 goals in 30 Russian Premier League games to fire them to the Russian title,” the club said in the statement welcoming the Nigerian to the East Midlands.
“Blessed with natural speed and agility, Musa can operate either on the wing or upfront.”
And speaking to the club’s website, Musa said: I look forward to seeing the fans in the new season and I will do my best to make them happy.”
“I joined because it’s one of the best clubs in the Premier League and they are like a family.
BREAKING: #lcfc have agreed a deal with CSKA Moscow to sign striker Ahmed Musa. Full story: leic.it/29sH7Si pic.twitter.com/bP8f7mV3nu
BREAKING: #lcfc have agreed a deal with CSKA Moscow to sign striker Ahmed Musa.
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