Musa Yahaya joins Portimonense on loan

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Musa Yahaya, the Nigeria under-20 attacking midfielder has left Premier League side, Tottenham Hotspur and completed a loan move to Portuguese second division side, Portimonense after his International Transfer Certificate (ITC) came through.

According to, the player’s ITC was sent by the Nigeria Football Federation on Friday to the club, and has subsequently been forwarded to the Portuguese Football Federation and the Portuguese League Body.

The 18-year old had been on the fringes at White Hart Lane since joining the club from the Muntunchi Academy in Nigeria, but he has now completed his loan move to Portugal, and could be available for their Segunda Liga game against Academico Viseu on Saturday.

Portimonense are currently fifth on the 24-team table with 39 points after 24 matches.