Ghana Premier League side, Berekum Chelsea, have confirmed center-back, Zakaria Fuseini, has completed a season-long loan move to Spanish lower-tier club, Fernando Club Deportivo.
The 22-year-old Black Stars B player has been a youth player of the club and was promoted to the senior team three seasons ago. He has been a regular for the club ever since his promotion.
Berekum Chelsea through their official website confirmed their captain has joined the Segunda B club on loan, with an option to make it permanent.
”Berekum Chelsea captain Zakaria Fuseini has joined Spanish Segunda B side Fernando CD on loan for the 2020/21 season with an option to make the deal permanent,” the statement said.
”The 22-year-old defender joined us as a teenager and his impressive progression at the youth team earned him a professional contract shortly after, upon the recommendation of the technical team.
”Zakaria, who made his debut against Hasaacas three seasons ago, was a regular member of our first team and recently became the club’s captain, and his fine form in the 2019/20 season which was later truncated earned him a place in Ghana’s Black Stars B squad that participated and won Silver in 2020 WAFU Competition held in Senegal.
”Zakaria, who is a very tall and commanding central defender, made appearances in the Premier League during the 2019/20 season.
”Everyone at the club wishes Zakaria the best of luck during his season-long loan in Spain and will continue to monitor his continued development.”