Fatawu Safiu has sent an emotional goodbye message to Asante Kotoko following his switch to Swedish second-tier side Trelleborgs FF.
Safiu left the Porcupine Warriors to join the Swedish side on a loan with an option to make it permanent.
The prolific sharpshooter took Facebook to express his gratitude to the Kumasi-based and promised return before calling time on his career.
It was a great pleasure to have represented this great club. Within a short period, this club has given me everything I have ever dreamt of. My appreciation goes to the board,technical staffs, teammates and of course not forgetting the love and support from the fantastic fans. I wish the club and the fans all the best of success in the coming seasons and I know one day our path will cross again. ❤✊🤦♂️❤️🙏🏿 Asante Kotoko Sporting Club🙏🏿
The former Portland Timbers and Vancouver Whitecaps youngster netted thrice and assisted two in the 2018/2019 CAF Confederation Cup.
He also scored 11 goals to help Asante Kotoko SC to clinch the Special Competition Tier 1 giving them the opportunity to represent Ghana in the 2019/2020 CAF Champions League.
Following his outstanding performances for the Red side, Safiu was included in Ghana's provisional squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.