Sensational Zanaco forward Fashion Sakala Jr has signed a 3 year deal with Spartak 2 Moscow to complete his switch to Russia. The player signed the deal after undergoing medicals in South Africa on Monday.
Fashion,19, was on trials at Spartak Moscow where he impressed after scoring 3 goals and making four assists.
The overwhelmed attacker had no words to describe how he felt after making the switch but attributed everything to God.
” It’s unbelievable”, he said ” Am telling you, I also can’t believe it”, he continued.
” I believe that God can answer our prayers”- he told Soka25East.com
Sakala is confident of making Zambia proud by succeeding in Europe.
” I have set very high targets for myself and by God’s grace i will make it in Europe”- he said
“I know many people say Zambian players don’t do well in Europe like players from west Africa but am here to make Zambia proud”- he added
The former Nchanga Rangers man was quick to praise the Sensational Zanaco faithfuls for the support they gave him.
“Am leaving my team zanaco while in tears. I felt loved at zanaco, Not even one single day did the fans insult me”- Sakala said.
“They have always blessed me with their full support and I will surely miss my fans at zanaco. May God bless them and I really appreciate their support”- he added.
Fashion is part of Beston Chambeshi’s U20 squad, That will take part in the U20 Africa Cup of Nations tournament which will be hosted by Zambia between 26th February and 12th March 2017, After which he will head to Russia to start a new page in his career.