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22.09.2014 Sports News

EXCLUSIVE: AshantiGold capture Namibia star Petrus Shitembi

EXCLUSIVE: AshantiGold capture Namibia star Petrus Shitembi
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Ghana Premier League side AshantiGold have signed Namibia international Petrus Shitembi, has exclusively reported.

The former AmaZulu player excited head coach Bashir Hayford and the club's hierarchy during a trial session.

Shitembi scored his first goal for the club last Sunday in the 2-1 win over New Edubiase United at the Len Clay in the coronation match for the GHALCA Top 4 champions.

“He is very intelligent and we all like him. If you look at the goal he scored against Edubiase, then you have every belief that he will be a hit,” AshGold Team Manager Gee Aidoo told

Shitembi is an attacking midfielder and has played also played for South African Premier Soccer League side University of Pretoria.

He is a member of the Namibia national team, the Brave Warriors, and his return to active football should excite head coach Ricardo Mannetti.

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