As first reported by SCORENigeria last week, Nigeria U23 midfielder Usman Mohammed has bagged a pro contract with Norwegian club Sarpsborg 08 after successful trials.
The defensive midfielder has featured for Nigeria at the 2015 AFCON U23, CHAN 2016 and the 2016 Rio Olympics, where the country clinched a bronze medal.
Sarpsborg 08 finished third in the Norwegian top-flight league this past season.
They will also take on Ifeanyi Matthew’s Lillestrom in the Norway Cup final on December 3 in Oslo.
The cup winners will feature in next season’s UEFA Europa League.