Southampton manager insists Mohammed Salisu as an important signing

Published on: 12 August 2020

Southampton manager, Ralph Hasenhüttl has stressed that Mohammed Salisu is an important signing for his team.

The English Premier League club has today officially announced the signing of the Ghanaian international to strengthen their squad ahead of the next football season.

Speaking on the arrival of the new addition, a delighted Ralph Hasenhüttl says Mohammed Salisu’s qualities will come in handy for his side.

“This is an important signing for us. Mohammed is a player who fits our profile well. He is young and has a great amount of potential, but he is also someone who has the qualities to come in and help the team as soon as he is up to speed with our way of playing”, the gaffer said as quoted on the club’s website.

He added, “I like what I have seen of him so far in his games with Valladolid. He is strong defensively, he is calm with the ball – something that is important in our team – and he has good speed too.

Last season, Mohammed Salisu made 35 appearances in the Spanish La Liga where he scored 1 goal and provided 1 assist as well. He has been tipped to excel at his new club next season.