By David Meshioye:
Super Eagles striker Olanrewaju Kayode’s move to Girona has finally been confirmed by the newly promoted LaLiga club loan, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Girona confirmed on their official Twitter account on Friday that the former Austria Wien has joined them on loan from partner club Manchester City, who have also loaned Pablo Maffeo, Aleix Garcia, Marlos Moreno and Douglas Luiz to the Spanish club.
Kayode himself had revealed the one-year loan deal on social media last week, but neither Manchester City nor Girona confirmed it until Friday.
The former Nigeria U-17s striker looks set to make his debut for Girona’s when they face Atletico Madrid in the league opener on Saturday.
Girona stated: “The striker from Austrian Bundesliga will strengthen the attack of Girona. Welcome from Manchester City, Kayode.”
Kayode claimed the top scorer award in the Austrian Bundesliga last season with 17 goals.