Kiryat Shmona of Israel who were on the verge of signing Enyimba’s top marksman Christian Obiazor before the forward failed medical tests, have snap up another Nigerian in Chigozie Glory Igo.
Kiryat Shmona signed the 18 year old on a one year deal with the options of a further three years base on appearances and success with the youth side of the club.
His signing is seen by the club as an investment as the 18 year old is widely regarded within the club youth set up as a sure addition to the main team next season.
At Kiryat Shmona youth team, he is expected to help them maintain their fine start to the season as they are presently in second position after two games into the new season.
Chigozie was scouted by David Ouziel, same agent who has been involved in lot of transfers involving talented Nigerian teens to Israel during a scouting tournament in Abuja.
The Porthacourt born forward was raised by one Joseph Zico, who took care of him for 10 years in same area where Super Eagles forward Aaron Samuel was scouted from.