Mohammed Kudus Gifts Ghana Coach Otto Addo Pair of Skechers Boot Days After Signing New Deal

Mohammed Kudus Gifts Ghana Coach Otto Addo Pair of Skechers Boot Days After Signing New Deal

Lukman Mumuni
July 6, 2024 at 3:54 PM
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  • West Ham United star Mohammed Kudus has joined footwear manufacturer Skechers as the newest member
  • The Ghana international switched from Puma and will wear Skechers from next season after signing the deal
  • Kudus presented a pair of boots to his national team manager Otto Addo as a gift for his 49th birthday

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Black Stars midfielder, Mohammed Kudus, celebrated his new deal by gifting Ghana coach Otto Addo a pair of new boots.

The West Ham United attacking midfielder became the latest member of the Skechers family after signing a deal to join them following his departure from Puma.

Kudus joins England star Harry Kane, Arsenal's Oleksandr Zinchenko, and Anthony Elanga of Sweden and Nottingham Forest as the newest members of Skechers.

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Mohammed Kudus weaves his way past two players in a friendly between Ghana and Brazil on September 23, 2022. Photo: Dean Mouhtaropoulo.
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In a video shared on social media, the announcement of Kudus was disclosed by football transfer expert Fabrizio Romano.

Kudus is seen at the end of the video displaying some skills as Elanga welcomes him to Skechers.

In a lovely gesture from the Ghanaian, he presented the pair of boots to Addo as his birthday gift. The Black Stars coach turned 49 last month, a day before the game against the Central African Republic.

Meanwhile, the former Dortmund player took to social media to thank Kudus while also celebrating his Player of the Year award.

He posted on his Instagram Story: "Congratulations for receiving the Player of the Year award. And thank you for the shoes."

Kudus is expected to return to England next week to prepare for pre-season with West Ham United ahead of the upcoming campaign.

The 23-year-old enjoyed an outstanding campaign in his first year with the Hammers, scoring 14 goals and delivering six assists across all competitions.

Mohammed Kudus wins big at GF Awards

Earlier, Sports Brief reported that Kudus enjoyed another triumphant night at the Ghana Football Awards held in Accra on Saturday, June 29, 2024.

The West Ham United midfielder bagged two awards, including the Ghana Player of the Year for his outstanding campaign in England last season as well as playing a starring role at the Africa Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast.

Kudus' impressive solo strike against Freiburg in the UEFA Europa League was also adjudged the best goal at the awards night.

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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.