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Contrary to reports that Nigeria U-17 star Lukman Zakari proposed move to Sfaxien of Tunisia has broken down owngoalnigeria.com can reveal he not too long ago agreed a 5 year deal to join the Tunisian side.

Zakari and his agent in a brief ceremony at the club headquarters agreed a deal set to come into effect when he turns 18 in December despite almost quitting the deal 24 hours ago.

The deal reportedly one of the most lucrative ever signed by a Nigerian teenager moving to an African country will see him earn over $200,000 in contract fee with a monthly salary of $5,000.

However the deal is subject to a medical which will take place tomorrow by 10am before the shot stopper returns back to Nigeria same day alongside his agent.

They are expected to be back in Tunisia at a later date for him to commence training with the B team of the Sfax based team where he will become the third Nigerian on the club books.

Already the duo of Kingsley Sokari and Junior Ajayi are with the team and they met with the 17 year old shortly before he signed his deal.