Major League Soccer club Toronto FC signs former Golden Eaglet invitee Ifunanyachi Achara after a stellar preseason ahead of the new season.
The 22-year-old Enugu-born star enjoyed a stellar preseason, with three goals in four matches,However, Nigerian spent four seasons at Georgetown University, where he captained his side to an NCAA National Championship where he six goals and five assists in 15 appearances this year.
“Achara has had a terrific preseason. He works hard, is dynamic offensively and has a great way about him where he fits very well within the group,” TFC GM Ali Curtis said in a statement of the club official website.
“We’re excited about adding him to the team as we feel he has a lot of potentials.”
Achara joins United States youth international of Nigerian descent Ayo Akinola, Jozy Altidore and Patrick Mullins as the four strikers on Toronto’s roster for the 2020 season that on February 29 against the San Jose Earthquakes.