Nigerian striker joins Bundesliga side on loan

Sports: Nigeria’s Tolu Arokodare joins Bundesliga side on loan

Last updated on September 11th, 2021 at 08:24 am

Nigerian striker, Tolu Arokodare has been snapped up by way of Bundesliga outfit 1. FC Köln on a season lengthy loan from Latvian top-flight club Valmiera FC.

The 19-year-old striker who stands at 1.97m tall scored 15 dreams in sixteen video games in the Virsliga given that the league started out in June.

Speaking to the club respectable website, 1. FC Köln managing director, Horst Heldt said: “Tolu is a young striker who has the conceivable to improve and brings many accurate qualities: he is athletic, good in the air and fast. Naturally, he will have to get used to the Bundesliga level. However, there is the gain that he is already at suit health and comes to us totally motivated.”

Tolu Arokodare used to be very excited about the deal as he toured the coaching ground after signing the deal.

He said: “For me, it is a dream come true. I have usually wanted to play in the Bundesliga. For FC, I favor to rating many dreams and strengthen myself further. I’m truly looking ahead to it.”