Stephen Odey has signed a four-year contract with Swiss club FC Zurich after passing a routine medical test.
The MFM FC striker, is currently the highest goal scorer in the Nigeria Premier League with 18 goals this season.
Odey, 19, who was part of the title winning school of the 2012 GTBANK Principals cup in 2012 has made tremendous progress ever since joining the Olukoya boys in the NPFL. Due to the success of his transfer, he will now miss the sub-regional WAFU Cup tournament starting next Saturday September 9th in Ghana.
FC Zurich are staging a remarkable comeback to the top flight in Switzerland after they topped the lower league last season.
FORMER NIGERIAN FOOTBALLERS WHO PLAYED FOR FC ZURICH
Rashidi Yekini and Ike Shorunmu once adorned the colours of FC Zurich.