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Nicholas Opoku Joins French Side Amiens On Loan From Udinese

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Ligue 1 side Amiens have confirmed the arrival of Ghanaian central defender Nicholas Opoku on loan until the end of the season from Udinese.

The 22-year-old Ghanaian international arrives in a deal that includes a €4.5m option to purchase the player.

Also, Udinese have announced on their official website that the Ghanaian has moved on a deal until June 2020 with an option to buy.

The French club picks up the former Club Africain player after 22 matches across all tournaments for Udinese and he leaves the club 18 months after arriving at the Dacia Arena.

This term the 22-year-old centre-back played seven games in Serie A for the Bianconeri and three times in the Coppa Italia and has collected six caps for Ghana since he arrived at the club for €1.5m in July 2018.

Amiens are 18th in Ligue 1, three points away from safety as they’re currently holding a play-out position.

About Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman

Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor and bankroller of www.ghanasoccernews.com. He has a vast experience in the reporting of football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority, Footballcrusader.com, sportscrusader.com, and ghanafootballnews.com, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook (https://web.facebook.com/boakye.buckman.9). He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football related activities. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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