Nigeria striker Ikechukwu Uche has expressed his delight on his deal with Mexican club Tigres UANL.
The former Recreativo De Huelva striker promised to do his best to justify the move.
"I'm very happy to announce an agreement with @TigresOficial I will do my best for the team #SomosTigres," Uche tweeted.
Ike Uche has sealed a three-year deal with the Mexican team from La Liga side Villarreal, where he scored 36 goals in 98 games.
Uche, who stil had two more years to run on his Villarreal contract, appeared to be surplus to requirement at the La Liga side so much so that he was not listed by the club for pre-season training.
Uche has played his entire professional football career outside Nigeria in Spain, for Racing Ferrol, Recreativo De Huelva, Getafe, Real Zaragoza, Granada and Villarreal until now.