Sporting Kansas Metropolis’s most up-to-date acquisition, William Agada, was formally introduced because the workforce’s latest ahead on Thursday.
Born in Bauchi, Nigeria, Agada joined Sporting after a four-year stint with Israeli Premier League aspect Hapoel Jerusalem and a one-year mortgage with Hapoel Haifa. The 22-year-old has scored 37 targets in his time in Israel and might be formally added to the Sporting roster when Main League Soccer’s switch window opens on July 7.
“The place I come from, it is a dream to play for such a giant membership,” stated Agada. “I wish to are available in, achieve success and assist the workforce as effectively.”
Agada was simply 18 years outdated when he began his skilled profession in Israel. Whereas transferring from Nigeria to Israel at first appeared a frightening problem, Agada’s father helped her by the early levels.
“I used to be actually younger on the time,” Agada stated. “I did not see anybody from my household and there was nobody to name me so I referred to as my dad from my supervisor’s cellphone. He advised me to relaxation and every thing can be finest for me, and make me stronger and stronger.” Should be centered and every thing might be superb. I am right here proper now, and I am so excited to be right here.”
As soon as he began taking part in, Agada proved his father proper, scoring eight targets in his first skilled season for Hapoel Jerusalem. His confidence solely grew, and his sport improved the next yr when he scored the workforce’s excessive 15 targets in 36 appearances.