Mohun Bagan signs Al-Oruba’s Nigerian Defender

Mohun Bagan transfer
Alao Fatai against East Bengal in AFC Cup (Photo credit – East Bengal website)

Mohun Bagan has been reported to sign their second foreign recruit, the Nigerian Fatai Adisa Alao. Alao, aged 27 years, has played in the 2012 AFC Cup for Al-Oruba club in the Yemen Football League. He has been in Al-Oruba Club since 2009. He has also played in another Yemen club, Al-Ittihad.

Fatai Adisa Alao had come to the notice of Indian football media in 2012 when he scored against Mohun Bagan’s arch rivals, East Bengal in the 2012 AFC Cup. East Bengal were also linked with him during that time, with Trevor Morgan showing interest in this Nigerian.

The player is yet to be signed as he will be examined medically by the club’s medical team and a physical test will also be conducted.


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