Sports News of Thursday, 16 September 2021
Ghana Premier League returnees Real Tamale United have beaten Asante Kotoko SC to the signing of midfielder David Abagna Sandan, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively confirm.
Abagna will sign a three-year contract with the Tamale club as he joins from AshantiGold SC for an undisclosed amount.
A transfer fee has already been agreed between AshantiGold and RTU whereas personal terms with the highly-rated player has also been agreed.
Abagna was instrumental for the Miners in the Ghana Premier League last season having netted 9 goals in 30 matches along with 5 assists and 4 man of the match awards.
The 23-year-old was also outstanding for AshantiGold in the FA Cup where he scored twice to help the club reach finals of the competition where they lost on penalties to Hearts of Oak.
Abagna will be happy to return to Tamale where he was born and bred and began his career as footballer before joining Wa All Stars.
He was a key member of the All Stars team that won the Ghana Premier League in 2016 having contributed immensely with his 10 goals in that season.
Kotoko wrote to AshantiGold to express their interest in signing Abagna but RTU have beaten them to land the signature of the midfielder.