Deportivo Alaves boss satisfied with the signing of Ghana forward Patrick Twumasi

Published on: 07 August 2018

Deportivo Alaves head coach, Abelardo Fernández says he is delighted with the signing of Ghana forward Patrick Twumasi from Astana. 

Twumasi joined Alaves on a four-year deal after leaving Kazakhstan giants Astana, where he spent five years, scoring over sixty goals for the club.

The Ghana international was unveiled on Monday at the Stadio Mendizorrotza in Alaves, where he met and interacted with fans of the club.

The former Barcelona defender praised the signing of the striker and believes the 24-year old's versatility and pace will be a great addition to his side.

'Twumasi is a player that will provide versatility, speed.. it is a satisfaction to have players from the minute 1 understand that this protector will help them grow as players. Your luck will be everyone's,' he told the club's website.

Twumasi could make his La Liga debut against Spanish Champions, Barcelona on August 19th.

He joins compatriot Mubarak Wakaso, who has been with the club for a season now and the two are set to be key members of the team.