Levski move delights Shehu

Levski move delights Shehu


Anthony Nlebem

Super Eagles defender Abdullahi Shehu is delighted to join Bulgarian side PFK Levski Sofia until the end of the season.

“PFK Levski have signed a contract with Abdullahi Shehu. The contract with the Nigerian footballer runs until the end of the 2022/2023 season.” the club said in a statement.

During his unveiling, the Nigerian defender says he feels at home and assured the fans of his commitment to delivering his best.

“I am very glad to be here. Before I came to Sofia, I received messages from “Levski” fans and I already feel that I am at home. The club took very good care of me. “I came to show my best, help the team and achieve the goals this season,” Shehu said after his unveiling on Friday.

“I have heard about Levski before, but when the coach and the club contacted me, I researched it and found out that Levski is one of the biggest teams in Bulgaria.

“I chose to come here because of the history of this club, because of its goals and ambitions. As a player who wants to maintain a high level, you cannot refuse Levski. I hope that with my arrival I will bring success to the club,” added the Nigerian footballer.

“I play three positions – central midfielder, central defender and right back, but it all depends on the coach, I am ready to play all of them. The coach will decide where to play and I am ready to play anywhere,” concluded Abdullahi Shehu.”

The 29-year-old previously had stints with clubs in Kuwaiti, Portugal and Turkey and won the league title and Super Cup in his first season at Omonia Nicosia.