Orelope joins Wikki Tourist





Former Shooting Stars diminutive midfielder, Tope Orelope, has dumped Federation Cup champions, FC Ifeanyi Ubah to sign for Wikki Tourists of Bauchi, reports sportstalkafrica.com.

The attacking midfielder who left 3SC for the rich-spending Anambra Warriors after a turbid early season experience with Enyimba last season, had less playing time with the Nnewi millionaire side.

The former Prime FC playmaker was about to stage a return to the Oluyole Warriors before Wikki Tourists gaffer Mohammed Baba Ganaru, who is a keen admirer of Orelope snapped him.

Orelope when contacted expressed delight after joining Wikki as he would have more playing time and also play in the CAF Confederation Cup.


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