Great Olympics sign ex-Hearts striker Edward Affum

Published on: 19 January 2019

Great Olympics have completed the signing of former Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak striker Edward Affum has ahead of the commencement of Normalisation Committee's special competition.

The 29 year old penned a two-year deal with the "Dade Boys" and is expected to play a key role in the club's season following the imminent return of football after the league was truncated following the premiering of the investigative documentary by ace journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas on corruption in Ghana football where some top GFA officials and referees were caught on camera taking bribe.

He joins Great Olympics after leaving Jordanian side Shaba Al-Ordo.

Affum is expected to partner Abel Manomey, who also signed a short term deal with the club last week.

The experienced goal poacher is one of the few players on the domestic scene to have played for the two greatest clubs in Ghana, this Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko.