The Euphoria surrounding Andrei Arshavin celebrated move to Kazakhstan side Kairat has hardly died down when another team in the league pulled a major transfer coup by snatching up a Nigerian.
30 year old Nigeria midfielder Dominic Chatto who also holds a Swedish passport signed a one year deal with FC Ordabasy leaving his team of two seasons Bodo/Glimt of Norway.
Highly rated and experienced at the early stage of his career he saw a move to English Premiership side Blackburn Rovers collapse over work permit issue.
He later started off his career in Finland before moving to Sweden where he spent 5 seasons with BK Hacken and in the process the Kaduna born midfield anchorman gained citizenship.
Speaking on arrival he immediately outlined his priority with the team.
“I have played in three different leagues and teams during my career coming to Kazakhstan is a brand new experience and challenge to me and I hope to contribute my best quota to the team” He told the club official website.
Chatto popularly called Jamilu in Kaduna where he grew up will most likely make his debut on the 13th of March when Ordabasy take on Aktobe.