DONE DEAL: Ugandan Teen Sadat Anaku Completes Move To Scottish Premiership side Dundee United FC
Ugandan teenage and Kampala City Council Authority Football Club striker Sadat Anaku Happy aka Ada has officially completed his move to Scottish Premiership side Dundee United Football Club.
Anaku joins the Tangerines from KCCA FC and will arrive subject to a work permit being granted.
According to the player’s representative Hon Hon. Angura Fredrick under the management company Fast Web, Anaku has put pen to paper on a two-year employment contract that will keep him at Tannadice Park until 2024.
“Sadat Anaku unveiled by Dundee utd Club Director, Tony Asghar in company of Hon.Angura Fredrick of @festoweb. Anaku featured for the club against Leicester,Arsenal and Newcastle U23’s.He joins on a two year deal while Enock Walusimbi is expected to go on loan for six months,” reads a statement from @FEST⚽WEB SPORTS MANAGEMENT (@festoweb) official Twitter account.
Anaku has been on trial with United for the last few weeks and has impressed head coach Jack Ross in a number of trial games against English Premier League sides.
He featured in three back-to-back games and was on the score sheet against Leicester City.
The youngster from Terego is a product of KCCA FC Academy graduate who previously played in the FUFA Junior League before joining the Kasassiro Boys in 2016 from Mengo Cubs and was promoted to the KCCA FC senior team in 2019.
Last season the 21-year-old bagged 8 goals to help KCCA FC finish second in the StarTimes Uganda Premier League table standings with 56 points from 30 games.
The promising attacker becomes the third Ugandan player in the Scottish Premiership after David Obua (Hearts) and Bevis Mugabi who plays for Motherwell.