The striker has joined the top-flight as a free agent after serving and profitable titles with the Inexperienced Military since 2018
Soccer Kenya Federation Premier League aspect Nairobi Metropolis Stars have accomplished the signing of former Gor Mahia striker Nicholas Kipkirui.
Kipkirui has joined Simba wa Nairobi as a free agent and has been handed jersey quantity 17. Nairobi Metropolis Stars chairman Johnathan Jackson defined the challenges encountered within the effort of getting the previous Zoo FC striker.
“It was a wrestle getting a top quality striker however we’re glad that lastly, Kipkirui has joined us,” Jackson advised the membership’s web site. “His goalscoring prowess isn’t in query and he will likely be an ideal enhance to the Metropolis Stars frontline. I hereby welcome him to the Simba wa Nairobi household.”
The membership’s Chief Government Officer Parick Korir echoed Jackson’s sentiments on why they went for a centre-forward that had been closely linked with Ulinzi Stars.
“We have been in quest of a cultured striker over the last switch window. Having missed our targets regionally, we went purchasing in Uganda,” Korir defined.
“Kipkirui then got here to us at a time he had issued a discover of termination of the contract to his former membership.
“We then entered a pre-agreement on the premise that, if his scenario was not remedied inside the time period of the discover, we’d then signal him on the level he turned a free agent.
“We registered that pre-agreement with the federation earlier than the closure of the switch window in accordance with Fifa laws therefore his eventual signing instantly after he gained his free-agent standing.”
Kipkirui, who was voted the younger participant for the 2017 season, defined the explanations that knowledgeable his transfer to the Kawangware cub.
“I’m so excited to hitch Nairobi Metropolis Stars. I had a number of provides from groups inside and out of doors Kenya however it’s Simba wa Nairobi that appealed to me probably the most,” revealed the striker.
“Nairobi Metropolis Stars are one of many best-managed golf equipment in East Africa and I’m wanting ahead to serving to the crew by helping and scoring many targets, and most significantly profitable titles.
“This membership can also be a part of the Jonathan Jackson Basis and I’m excited on the probability of helping the needy in our society have a meal, obtain their goals and targets.”
The ahead is the third new participant that has been added to the Nairobi Metropolis Stars rank. Full-back Bolton Omwenga initially arrived from Tanzania’s Biashara United whereas Kevin Okumu was introduced again to the membership on mortgage from Wazito FC.