Nigerian striker, Junior Ajayi, has terminated his contract with Egyptian Premier League side, Al Ahly with immediate effect.
Ajayi who signed for Al Ahly in 2016 from Tunisia’s CS Sfaxien, after having won the Olympic bronze medal with Nigeria, has been surplus to requirements after series of injuries and the arrival of South African striker, Percy Tau and Luis Miquissone.
The club’s director of marketing and transfers has, therefore, decided to terminate his contract effective immediately, right before the winter transfer window opens.
The 25-year-old hit the ground running in his first season with the Reds, scoring 12 goals and providing seven assists in 39 games across all competitions.
Ajayi was quite instrumental during his five years sting with Al Ahly, making a total of 161 appearances and lifting 11 trophies along the way. These titles include four Egyptian Premier Leagues, two Egypt Cups, two Egyptian Super Cups, two CAF Champions Leagues and the CAF Super Cup.
This article was updated 9 months ago