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The youngster has joined the Portuguese side and promised to deliver throughout the time he will be at the club
Nigeria international Abraham Marcus has closed a one-year loan to Portimonense SC from Remo Stars FC.
The 21-year-old has negotiated with the Portuguese side and a loan deal was signed with the option to buy when it expires. The club confirmed the arrival of the West African, who was presented to the media on Monday night.
“Abraham Marcus is the new addition to the first team of Portimonense Futebol SAD for 2021/2022, which has signed a one-season contract on loan from Remo Stars Football Club, with the option to buy at the end of it,” confirmed the club on their official portal.
“As for the expectations for this new phase of his career, Marcus hopes to ‘help the team win many matches’ and also points out that the club has all the necessary conditions to do so.”
The versatile forward managed to play 28 games for Remo Stars in the second row and could not hide his joy after joining the team.
“It’s a great opportunity, I’m happy to be here and to be able to play for Portimonense. I’m looking forward to joining the squad and helping my colleagues.
“I watched a couple of games and could see the qualities of the team.”
The striker made his debut for the Super Eagles in the 1-0 international friendly loss to Cameroon on June 4, 2021. He has not been included in Gernot Rohr’s preliminary squad of 30 men for the 2022 World Cup qualifier against Liberia and Cape Verde.
Goalkeepers: Francis Uzoho (APOEL Nicosia, Cyprus); Daniel Akpeyi (Kaizer Chiefs, South Africa); Maduka Okoye (Sparta Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
Defenders: Chidozie Awaziem (FC Boavista, Portugal); Kenneth Omeruo (CD Leganes, Spain); Leon Balogun (Glasgow Rangers, Scotland); William Troost-Ekong (Watford FC, England); Olaoluwa Aina (Torino FC, Italy); Jamilu Collins (SC Padeborn 07, Germany); Abdullahi Shehu (AC Omonia, Cyprus); Zaidu Sanusi (FC Porto, Portugal); Kevin Akpoguma (TSG Hoffenheim, Germany)
Midfielders: Oghenekaro Etebo (Watford FC, England); Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester City, England); Frank Onyeka (Brentford FC, England); Joseph Ayodele-Aribo (Glasgow Rangers, Scotland)
Attackers: Ahmed Musa (Fatih Karagumruk, Turkey); Alex Iwobi (Everton FC, England); Samuel Kalu (FC Bordeaux, France); Victor Osimhen (Napoli FC, Italy); Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester City, England); Moses Simon (FC Nantes, France); Paul Onuachu (KRC Genk, Belgium)
Seven others: Terem Moffi (FC Lorient, France); Henry Onyekuru (Olympiacos FC, Greece); Chidera Ejuke (CSKA Moscow, Russia); Innocent Bonke (Malmö FF, Sweden); Valentine Ozornwafor (Sporting Charleroi, Belgium); Tyronne Ebuehi (Venezia FC, Italy); Kingsley Michael (Bologna FC, Italy).