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Orlando Pirates target Ivorian striker

Orlando Pirates seem to have their eye on Ivorian star striker Freddy Mchael Koublan as the club looks to beef up before the season.

14-02-24 09:51
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Orlando Pirates target a sensational striker who is turning heads in Zambia and Tanzania. To the point where they are still monitoring him, even though he has just made a move in the recent January transfer window. Find out more! 

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Orlando Pirates are leaving no stone unturned in their quest for attacking firepower ahead of the new season, according toSoccer Laduma. With eyes set on dominance, the club’s scouting network has stretched far and wide. With one name emerging as a standout candidate, Freddy Michael Kouablan.

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Orlando Pirates target Freddy Michael Kouablan’s journey to on the radar of the Buccaneers is nothing short of remarkable. The Ivorian striker made waves during his time with Green Eagles in Zambia. Where his goal-scoring exploits caught the attention of scouts across the continent. A move to Simba SC in Tanzania only elevated his status. Further fueling Pirates’ interest in securing his signature.

According to reported sources, Kouablan’s transition from Zambia to Tanzania has not deterred Pirates’ pursuit. Despite his recent transfer to Simba SC, discussions are quietly ongoing, with Pirates eager to add his talents to their squad for the next season.

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Orlando Pirates target Kouablan’s impact on the pitch has been nothing short of impressive. A versatile forward with a keen eye for goal, the 25-year-old has earned plaudits for his performances. With insiders touting him as a “revelation” during his time in Zambia.

Prior to his move to Simba SC, Kouablan enjoyed a prolific spell with Green Eagles. Where he notched an impressive 12 goals in just 17 appearances. His journey also includes a stint with Angolan club Clube Desportivo da Huila. Showcasing his adaptability and goal-scoring prowess across different leagues.

With Orlando Pirates eager to strengthen their attacking options, Kouablan emerges as a tantalising prospect, poised to make a significant impact in South African football, should a move materialise. As the scouting continues, all eyes are on Pirates’ pursuit of this sensational Ivorian striker.