By: Omolade Adnan.
Footballer from Surulere, Adewale Sapara, has joined Leixoes SC in Portugal. The Football star joined the 2nd Division football club from SC Olhanense, a Portuguese 3rd Division football club. His transfer can be attributed to his ability, skills and also, his performance at SC Olhanense. Sapara contributed greatly to the success of SC Olhanense last season. He scored 15 goals in 22 matches and provided numerous assists to his teammates. His former club, SC Olhanense, finished last season at the top of the table and Sapara was nominated by most players in the league (3rd Division) as the “Best Player” of 2019/2020 season.
In his farewell message, Sapara expressed his gratitude to God, the President, Coaches and Players of SC Olhanense and wished them all the best.
Sapara signed a 3 years contract (2020-2023) with Leixoes SC. In a chat with Leregist, Sapara stated that “He hopes to continue from where he stopped last season and do better at Leixoes SC.”