I-league club Gokulam Kerala FC have announced the signing of Rahim Osumanu from Ghana on a free deal for one year. Rahim Osumanu has previously played in Ethiopia, Algeria and Zambia.
The 26-year-old striker was associated with Buildcon FC in Zambia and scored 12 goals in twenty-five matches for the team. Moreover, he has also featured in the CAF Champions League and Confederations Cup with Zesco United.
“This is my first stint in India. I am looking forward to a superb season ahead and the fans will get to know who I am shortly. I have started training and we are all set for our first championship of the season,” said Rahim Osumanu.
“Rahim is a player, who can make a huge difference up front. He has experience in playing for top clubs in Africa. We welcome Rahim to Gokulam and wish him a fantastic season,” said the president of Gokulam Kerala FC, VC Praveen.
“He is a box player and he is a top finisher. He is equally good in aerial duels. Also, his leadership skills are top-notch. I believe he can make a big impact in Asia,” said head coach Vincenzo Alberto Annese.