Belgium-based Ghanaian Midfielder Seals Loan Move To The Eredivisie On Transfer Deadline Day

Belgium-based Ghanaian Midfielder Seals Loan Move To The Eredivisie On Transfer Deadline Day

Lukman Mumuni
updated at April 12, 2023 at 7:55 PM
  • Ghanaian midfielder Kamal Sowah has completed a loan move to Dutch Eredivisie outfit AZ Alkmaar
  • The 22-year-old joins AZ Alkmaar on loan till the end of the season after struggling to command a role at Club Brugge
  • Kamal Sowah joined Belgium giants Club Brugge in the summer transfer window from English Premier League side Leicester City

Ghanaian winger, Kamal Sowah, has joined former Dutch Eredivisie champions, AZ Alkmaar on loan on transfer deadline day in Europe.

The 22-year-old signed a deal to spend the rest of the season on loan with AZ from Belgium giants Club Brugge, where he struggled to seal a starting spot.

AZ Alkmaar confirmed the arrival of the Ghanaian on their official website, with the young attacker happy on making a switch in the transfer window.

Kamal Sowah after signing for AZ Alkmaar. SOURCE: Twitter/ @AZAlkmaar
Kamal Sowah completes move to AZ Alkmaar on loan. SOURCE: Twitter/ @AZAlkmaar
Source: Twitter
“I see AZ as the perfect step for me. The club made a good first impression and the ambition appeals to me," he told the club's official website.
“I am an agile player and good on the ball. In addition, I am also a team player. I see myself as a winger, but I can play in several positions," he added as he spoke about his qualities.

Meanwhile, director of football at AZ Alkmaar, Max Huiberts, was ecstatic with the newest addition to their frontline.

“We have carefully looked at an offensive reinforcement. Kamal fits the profile we envisioned, with his speed and depth. In addition, it can be used in multiple positions. With the addition of Kamal to our roster and the definitive transfer of Yusuf Barasi and Ernest Poku, we are ready to continue our chosen path in the second half of the season," said Huiberts.

Club Brugge announce signing of Kamal Sowah

Earlier, reported that, Belgian side Club Brugge have announced the signing of Ghanaian midfielder Kamal Sowah with a city inspired video.

The club announced that Sowah has signed a four-year contract after agreeing to a deal with English club Leicester City.

The 21-year old will be making a return to the Belgian top flight after spending three and a half years with OH Leuven.

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Lukman Abdul Mumin is a Sports Journalist based in Accra, Ghana. He has been writing for the past five years. Lukman joined Sports Brief as an Editor for the Local Desk in 2022.