3/17/2018 4:03:23 PM (GMT+3)

Happy to be back in Kolkata, says Mohammedan striker Fikru

Happy to be back in Kolkata, says Mohammedan striker Fikru

CALCUTTA, India: Ethopian international Fikru Teferra Lemessa, who joined Mohammedan Sporting, arrived here on Saturday morning.

The 32-year-old, who reached will play for the club in the 2nd Division League. 

“Kolkata is close to my heart and I always wanted to return here. I would like to thank the club for giving me this opportunity.” said Fikru, who already had stints at ISL clubs ATK and Chennaiyin FC. 

Fikru has captained Ethiopia at senior international level and also has ten goals for the East African country. The striker is credited to have scored the first-ever goal in the ISL while representing ATK. He netted five goals in 12 appearances for them in 2014 before joining Chennaiyin next season.

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