Ethiopian giants St George FC eyeing cranes shot topper Tom Ikara

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Ethiopian giants St George FC eyeing cranes shot topper Tom Ikara

Ethiopian giants St. George are in serious talks with Uganda Premier League side Police FC for a possible move of goalkeeper Tom Ikarah.

Ikarah who has sofar played 5 games for the Cops keeping three clean sheets and conceding only two goals has impressed the Ethiopian pian giants scouts.

The shot stopper was part of the 25-man squad that represented Uganda in the recently concluded CHAN tournament in Cameroon though he didn’t get a chance to showcase hi skills as coach Mckinstry played Charles in-between the poles for the 3 group games.

Should the deal go through, Ikarah will become the second goalkeeper in the ongoing Ethiopian Premier League, the other being Brian Bwete Zigi who turns out for Shire Indaselassie FC.

Yasser Mugerwa currently at Sidama Bunna and Hadiya Hossana’s Isaac Isinde are the outfield Uganda players who feature in the Ethiopian top-flight league.

Robert Odongkara, Dennis Onyango, Posnet Omony, Hannington Kalyesubula and most recently Ismail Watenga are the Ugandan goalkeepers who have previously plied their trade in the Horn of Africa nation.

USt. George is the most decorated club in Ethiopia having won the league title a record 29 times, the domestic cup on 12 occasions and featured in the 2017 CAF Champions League group stages.


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