Black Stars new boy Ebenezer Ofori signs for Stuttgart

German second division  club VfB Stuttgart have confirmed acquiring the services of versatile Ghana footballer  Ebenezer Ofori on a three-year deal from Swedish side AIK Stockholm

The 21-year-old, who is currently on duty with Ghana at the Africa Cup of Nations, will join his new teammates in Germany after completing switch on Tuesday afternoon.

The defensive midfielder, who can also operate at left-back made 101 competitive appearances for Swedish side AIK Solna.

“In Ebenezer Ofori, we have secured the services of a young player, who has the potential to develop further, has already broken into the Ghanaian national team and gathered experience in European football in Solna,”VfB Sporting Director Jan Schindelmeiser told the club’s website

“He is an agile, industrious and gifted left-footer, who we have had an eye on for quite some time.

“Ebenezer can play in a number of midfield positions, or at left-back, which is a combination which was very important for us in our assessment of the player.”

The former New Edubiase man was voted the Best Midfielder of the Allsvenskan last season.