A former Akwa United star, Gabriel Okechukwu has completed a four-year deal to Wydad Casablanca of Morocco.
The CHAN Eagles star was signed for $1.2m from Akwa United on Wednesday.
Okechukwu, 22, scored the goals against Sudan in the semi finals of the 2018 CHAN in Morocco.
Gabriel Okechukwu’s manager, Mr Nureni Makanjuola who expressed delight over the deal, said the transfer came through on his birthday.
Speaking with Daily Trust, Makanjuola said: “I give all glory to God for his mercies on me. I am happy to tell you that Gabriel Okechukwu has just completed a four years $1.2m deal with Wydad Casablanca of Morocco.”
“I have prayed that God should give me a perfect birthday gift and here is Okechukwu’s deal that fell through today.”
culled daily trust.