Ghana’s Abdul-Aziz Yakubu joins Chinese club Wuhan Three Towns on loan

Ghanaian striker Abdul-Aziz Yakubu has joined Chinese club Wuhan Three Towns from Portuguese outfit Rio Ave. 

Yakubu’s loan fee with the Chinese Super League (CSL) title holders is estimated to be around one million euros.

Rio Ave’s leading top scorer Abdul Aziz Yakubu has already completed his medicals and signed his contract.

Yakubu transferred to the Vitória Guimarães first team in 2019. He joined Estoril on loan in 2020. Abdul-Aziz Yakubu scored 12 goals in the 2020-21 season he greatly contributed to Estoril’s winning Liga Portugal 2.

On July 31, 2021, he joined Rio Ave in Liga Portugal 2 for the 2021–22 season. Aziz Yakubu made his debut against Rio Ave on 8 August 2021 against Académica in Liga Portugal 2 on 8 August 2021 and was included in the game from the reserve in the 72nd minute.

Yakubu scored his first goal with Rio Ave in the Taça da Liga match against C.D. Santa Clara in the 16th minute. He won a the trophy once again with Rio Ave in the 2021-22 season, becoming the champion in Liga Portugal 2 and promotion to Primeira Liga.

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