Shakhtar hooks Super Eagles forward Kayode on a long term contract

Ukraine Premier League outfit, Shakhtar Donetsk have signed Manchester City striker Olarenwaju Kayode.

PA Sport says the Nigeria international, who was signed by City boss Pep Guardiola in a £3.5million deal from Austria Vienna last August, has signed a five-year deal with the Ukrainian champions.

Shakhtar general director Sergei Palkin told the club’s official website: “Kayode will continue to play for Shakhtar.

“We redeemed him from Manchester City and he has signed a five-year contract.

“He proved himself well, Paulo (Fonseca, Shakhtar manager) is pleased with him.”

Kayode scored three goals in eight games during his Shakhtar loan spell.

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