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Swedish club Hacken confirm deal to sell Ghana striker Waris to Spartak Moscow

Published on: 10 November 2012

Spartak Moscow have agreed to sign Ghanaian striker Abdul Majeed Waris from Swedish side BK Hacken.

After reportedly being linked to Premier League teams Everton and Chelsea, the Russian club have won the battle for the talented 21-year-old's signature.

The Ghana international was the top scorer in Sweden this term, netting 23 goals in 29 appearances.

"The premier league's top scorer has been surrounded by professional rumours almost the entire season," according to a statement on Hacken's official website.

"Now it's clear. BK Hacken and Spartak Moscow have agreed on a transfer. Only the details remain."

Spartak Moscow currently sit fourth in the Russian league, eight points behind leaders CSKA.


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  • akinola israel says:
    December 20, 2012 08:41 pm
    Dear sir, we are glad to present you an experienced striker in our list for trials in your reputable football club .Having said that,we will appreciate it if you allow him to prove weither he merit it or not.inadition, kindly find his cv below. PLAYER’S PROFILE PLAYER’S PERSONAL DETAILS SURNAME: EVWIBOVWE OTHER NAMES: OKPAKO SAMSON. PASSPORT NUMBER: A01569900 DATE OF BIRTH: 9TH SEPTEMBER1989 PLACE OF BIRTH: LAGOS STATE OF ORIGIN: DELTA STATE SEX: MALE LOCATION: LAGOS NATIONALITY: NIGERIAN CURRENT LEVEL: AMATEUR DOMINANT FOOT: RIGHT HEIGHT: 1.82M WEIGHT: 65KG POSITION: ATTACKER (SUPPORTING) LANGIAGE SPOKEN: ENGLISH CONTRACT STATUS: NONE MARITAL STATUS: SINGLE RACE: BLACK EMAIL: [email protected] MOBILE NUMBER: 234-8160004403 CLUB PROFILE 1996-2002 COMMAND DAY SECONDARY SCHOOL TEAM 2002-2007 REAL TALENT SOCCER SCHOOL LAGOS 2007-2009 AFRIK SPORT CLUB LAGOS 2010-2011 UDOH FC HONOURS AND AWARDS • HIGHEST GOAL SCORER INTER COMMAND SECONDARY SCHOOL GAMES 2004/2005 • MOST VALUABLE PLAYER INTER COMMAND SECONDARY SCHOOL GAMES 2004/2005 • MOST VALUABLE PLAYER ORIENT SOCCER TOURNAMENT 2005/2006 • BEST UPCOMING PLAYER NEPA ROAD 2005/2006 • QUARTER FINALIST 3RD WEST AFRICAN YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIP WAIYFT, COTONOU REPUBLIC OF BENIN 2008. • CHAMPIONS OF QUIDAH YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIP, QUIDAH REPUBLIC OF BENIN 2009. • MVP QUIDAH YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIP. PLAYER’S COMMENT I am a versatile player with good skills and a very good goal scorer with skills and passes that can break through any defense, am also a utility player who can play anywhere in the midfield. My experience on and off the football field has made me developed in the game and really wish to go to Europe to get more experience and become a professional player. I am an intelligent player, which have the ability of the Nigerian Super Star Nwankwo Kanu Moreso,we look forward to be associated with your club particularlly as your agent,As we hope to know your club trials and sign on condition for according to your club policy. Regards, AKINOLA ISREAL. RAMELLA SPORTS LAGOS,NIGERIA. 2347030050892
  • bbc says:
    November 10, 2012 02:58 pm
    Stupid club, why you sending this upcoming player to racist country because of money? I think England would have been a perfect place for him to enjoy his football.Hmmmmmm
  • Ogya says:
    November 10, 2012 03:13 pm
    foolish transfer, he should be heading for England, well i am sure he took a cue from Asamoah Gyan hahahahahahahahahaha what a pity.
  • Robb says:
    November 10, 2012 03:57 pm
    Let just pray for him to succeed. There are many Africans in Russia particularly his new club Spartak Moscow has many Africans. If he succeeds there a bigger club will go for him.
  • ck says:
    November 10, 2012 05:30 pm
    why nt england, lets hope he suceed out there.
  • Ezekiel Obiba says:
    November 11, 2012 08:04 am
    I tink he will do well in russia,all [email protected] I want is coach AA shuld hand dis guy a 90 minute action in BS n see how he will refer.