Saturday, December 5, 2020

Black Stars goalkeeper Richard Ofori joins South African giant Orlando Pirates

Ghana goalkeeper Richard Ofori has completed his move to Orlando Pirates on a three-year contract, the club has announced.

Ofori has been the Soweto giants topmost transfer target since the beginning of last season following his impressive performances for Maritzburg United.

The 26-year-old completed his move on Tuesday after passing medicals.

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Ofori was nominated for the South African Premier League best goalkeeper in the last two seasons.

The former Wa All Stars shot-stopper kept 11 clean sheets for Maritzburg in the 2019/2020 season helping them to finish 7th on the league standings.

Ofori has been the Black Stars number one since October 2015 making 15 appearances overall.

Reacting to the move, Richard Ofori said he is very happy to join Orlando Pirates since it is one of the biggest teams in the world.

“I am very happy to be here. It is a dream for me to be a part of this exciting squad and to work with the technical team,” Ofori said upon his official unveiling.

“I also look forward to meeting my new teammates and being part of this exciting new project.”

Credit: Ghanasoccernet.com

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