According to various reports from Netherlands and Spain, Dutch Eredivisie League Champions Ajax Amsterdam football club have joined Portuguese Primeira Liga giants Benfica football club and Lazio football club of Italy, in the race to sign Super Eagles of Nigeria star Sadiq Umar from Almeria football club of Spain.
The former AS Roma football club star had a remarkable 2021/2022 season with Almeria football club, and he was able to contribute to 31 goals in all competitions for the Spanish club.
The Nigerian international scored the total number of 19 goals for Almeria football club and that helped them to win the Spanish Laliga SmartBank League title and they also gained automatic promotion to the Spanish Laliga Santander League.
Sadiq’s incredible performance for Almeria football club last season made him to be linked with the likes of Benfica football club, Lazio FC, Sevilla and Leeds United FC before Ajax Amsterdam FC joined the race.
Ajax football club are looking forward to signing a player to replace Ivorian star Sebastien Haller who has agreed to join Borussia Dortmund football club as a replacement for Manchester City new signing Erling Braut Haaland.
Sadiq Umar’s stats for Almeria football club in 2021/2022 season
Most goal contributions in La Liga 2
Most penalties won in La Liga 2
UD Almeria POTS
Segunda Division Title
Promotion to La Liga.