The Nigerian striker Olarenwaju Kayode shared his expectation of the upcoming season
Larry, you’ve become a Shakhtar regular. What do you feel now?
Kayode: Yes, I signed a 5-year contract, I’m excited that I’m fully part of the team. l want to help the club win more trophies and, of course, to net as many goals as possible. I look forward to the Champions League games. This is every football player’s dream, and I’m no exception. I will do everything in my power to earn a chance and take part in the competition. And, finally, I want to mention that I’m excited to play under the leadership of Paulo Fonseca, he’s an excellent coach.
You’ve already made a few apps in the Ukrainian league. What do you make of its level?
Kayode: In fact, the Premier League is not an easy tournament. It features some great teams, with every player wanting to show the kind of stuff he’s made of. I will also try to display some top-level play.
What would you say to the fans of Shakhtar?
Kayode: Shakhtar fans, you are the best! I want to let them know that I really appreciate them, being thankful for the love they showed. I promise to make them happy with my performance and with scoring goals.