Nigerian-born midfielder Ayo Simon Okosun has moved to Danish Superliga champions FC Midtjylland ahead of the new season.
Okosun, 24, joined his new club from fellow Danish top flight team AC Horsens after penning a five-year contract until June 30, 2023.
In his first interview as a Midtjylland player, Okosun told the club’s official website that the transfer was a no brainer for him.
In his words, he said: ”When the interest of FC Midtjylland occurred, it was an easy decision for me to say yes, it is Denmark’s best club and I see my change as the right step in the efforts to further develop myself as a football player.”
”I focus on doing good every day in FC Midtjylland, so the results come too and I hope I get as soon as possible the opportunity to contribute with what I can so that we can build on that great season together , FC Midtjylland played in 2017/18.” He added.
Okosun, who was unveiled on Thursday, will start training with his new teammates on June 14 as preparation starts the new season as well as the Champions League qualifying matches.
He is from a Nigerian and German descent and is also eligible to play for Denmark.