Nigeria latest export to the Belarus league, Joseph Fanen is selling himself so quickly to the SFC SLUTSK fans and management as he continue to impress ahead of the country coming football league season.
The promising young Nigerian who just left the shores of the country is proving to the management of the Belarus side that they did not make a mistake in acquiring his service putting on solid displays every time he hits the field.
Just over the week, Fanen banged two goals during the club preseason match against Moldovan club side, Petrokub fc, with the match finishing 5-2 in favor of the Belarus side.
Fanen goals came in both in the first and second half of the encounter, the first by a powerful header and the second came when he stole the ball from a sloppy defender and going ahead to score a good goal. And his performance has been greeted with commendations from the fans and the managers alike. Fanen who was just given a trial contract of one year has the aim of clinching an extended contract after the one year contract elapses.
The agent who discovered him in Abuja, Muhktar Jibril popularly known as Fifason expressed happiness with the progress of the boy assuring that he has high hope that the boy will do great things in Europe.
“I am not surprise with what he is doing right now. The day we saw this boy come with JM Liberty club and academy of Makurdi, Benue state to play a friendly match in Abuja, we knew right there that the boy is a big talent and he is not disappointing us. I want to assure you that he is a big prospect for Nigeria; it’s just a matter of time before he announces himself to the Nigeria football handlers. He is still a very young boy and he has time on his side,’ he said.