After a trying time getting travelling documentation sorted and completing clearance, Ishaq Kayode Rafiu has now been unveiled by Slovenian side NK Maribor.
The striker from Nigerian champions Rivers United on a three-year contract since July, but couldn't finalise the deal due to some bottlenecks.
"Knowing that I will be playing in Europe for the first time is the realization of my dreams. I was active during the visa process and did not miss any training. I am happy to be here and can start working immediately." "
Ishaq has chosen the number 31 shirt and is anticipating his maiden match in the colours of Maribor.
— (@nkmaribor) December 6, 2017
Rafiu who scored 14 goals in the Nigeria Professional Football League last term is in line to debut against Radomlje on Sunday.
The Nigerian representative will complete the first training session in Ljudské vrtu on Wednesday according to the club's statement.