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DStv Premiership side Chippa United have strengthened their strike force with the signing of Nigerian frontman Etiosa Ighodaro. Photo: Twitter @ChippaUnitedFC

Daine Klate bolsters Chippa United’s attacking options with Nigerian signing

DStv Premiership side Chippa United have strengthened their strike force with the signing of Nigerian frontman Etiosa Ighodaro.

Chippa United

DStv Premiership side Chippa United have strengthened their strike force with the signing of Nigerian frontman Etiosa Ighodaro. Photo: Twitter @ChippaUnitedFC

Chippa United have strengthened their strike force with the signing of Nigerian frontman Etiosa Ighodaro.

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Ighodaro joins from the Nigerian capital side Abuja College and he takes the Chilli Boys’ signing tally to a whopping 17.

“We are delighted to welcome young exciting centre-forward Etiosa Ighodaro to the club,” read the announcement on the Chilli Boys’ Twitter account.

“The 21-year-old Nigerian striker will add more firepower to our strike force.”

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Chippa United chairperson Siviwe Mpengesi has tipped the 21-year-old Ighodaro to become a fan favourite in Gqeberha.

“Etiosa is a natural goalscorer who will soon become a firm favourite with our fans. I’m happy he has chosen to join us, as he had a lot of interest from other clubs,” said Mpengesi.

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Chippa United had a commendable draw away against SuperSport United under new coach Daine Klate in their opening match of the 2022/23 DStv Premiership season last weekend.

They will next be in action at home against Royal AM on Wednesday, 10 August.

Kick-off is at 19:30.

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