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RED BULL SALZBURG SIGNS EX-NIGERIA U17 CAPTAIN TIJANI ON FIVE-YEAR DEAL

RED BULL SALZBURG SIGNS EX-NIGERIA U17 CAPTAIN TIJANI ON FIVE-YEAR DEAL

Austrian Bundesliga champions Red Bull Salzburg have announced the signing of former Nigeria U17 international Samson Tijani.

The contract that will see the defensive midfielder remain at the club until May 31, 2025.

Tijani joined Red Bull Salzburg from Nigerian club Collins Edwin Sports Club.

Red Bull Salzburg stated that the 18-year-old feels particularly comfortable in the role of the six and is characterized by his dynamic and uncompromising style of play.

The Nigerian midfielder has already displayed his quality in ten appearances for the U17s, taking him up to the semi-finals of the Africa Cup and the round of 16 of the World Cup.