Long-serving captain of the Accra Lions, Abubakar Salifu has departed the club to sign for FC Codru Lozova in the Moldova top division.
The player also referred as Baba has been instrumental for the Division One League side and featured in the ongoing 2020/21 DOL campaign.
In an official announcement confirmed by Accra Lions via their social media handle, the club thank the skipper for his services and wished him well at his new club in Moldova.
“Abubakar Salifu bids farewell to Lions after signing in Moldova”
“Our long-term captain left the club to continue his career with FC Codru Lozova, a top-tier club in Moldova. We will miss him both as a player and personality,” part of the statement read.
Accra Lions is considered one of the favorites to qualify from the Division One League (DOL) Zone 3 after an impressive start to the campaign.
Meanwhile, Abubakar Salifu new club FC Codru Lozova currently sit 10th in the Moldovan top division table.