By Izuchukwu Okosi:
Chinese language Tremendous League aspect, Jiangsu Suning, on Thursday accomplished the signing of Cameroon nationwide workforce captain Benjamin Moukandjo from Belgian second division membership Lorient on a two-year €5.5 million deal, experiences Completesportsnigeria.com.
The 28-year-old midfielder who was on obligation for the Indomitable Lions on the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia arrived in China on Wednesday to finish his medical, and signal a two-year cope with the Fabio Capello coached outfit on Thursday.
Lorient have been relegated to the French second tier on the finish of final season.
The previous Monaco and Nancy midfield ace who will lead the Indomitable Lions towards the Tremendous Eagles within the 2018 World Cup qualifiers in August and September scored 13 objectives in 25 appearances for the Merlus, however couldn’t assist them keep away from the drop.
Moukandjo captained the Lions of their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations triumph in Gabon in February the place they defeated Egypt within the last.
Lorient's 11 year-stint in Ligue 1 got here to an finish in Could this yr, 2017, as they misplaced out 2-1 on combination to Troyes within the play-offs which noticed them relegated to the second tier with Bastia and Nancy.
He turns into the fourth Cameroon participant within the Asian nation after Christian Bassogog and Stéphane Mbia and Olivier Boumal.
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