Gift Orban Joins France Giants Olympique Lyon On Four-year Deal
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By Amaechi Agbo
Super Eagles striker, Gift Orban has joined French Ligue 1 giants, Olympique Lyon on a four year contract.
The Nigeria forward joins the former champions after £13 million fee was paid to his former Belgian club, KAA Gent.
The 21 year old passed his medical Wednesday and put pen to paper on a deal until June 2028.
Orban, who was nominated for the CAF Young Player of the Year for 2023, quickly became a highly coveted player since his arrival at Jupiler side Gent in January 2023.
He gained recognition as a skilled striker during his first half-year with the Buffaloes, netting an impressive 20 goals in just 22 games.