Former NPFL defender, Olalere Oluwasegun, is beaming with joy as he embarks on a new chapter in his football career with Aarhus Fremad in Denmark.
The Nigeria Premier Football League has bid farewell to one of its standout players, as Oluwasegun Olalere takes his talents to European pastures, Footballrover reports
Oluwasegun Olalere, a former Remo Stars left-center back, has made a significant move to Aarhus Fremad, a team competing in the Danish 2nd Division.
The 23-year-old defender couldn’t contain his excitement as he shared the news on his social media platforms, although the details of the deal have not been disclosed.
Oluwasegun Olalere, who began his journey with Sporting Lagos before joining the Sky Blue Stars, gained recognition when he scored his first competitive goal for Remo in February.
Before crossing the Atlantic to Europe, the young defender last featured for the Ikenne-based Remo Stars, who were the runners-up in the NPFL 2022/2023 season.
While the details of his transfer from Remo Stars to Aarhus Fremad remain confidential at this time, insider sources suggest that he is set to stay with the club until 2026.
Oluwasegun Olalere is now poised to integrate into his new team and commence training with the goal of aiding Aarhus Fremad in their quest to secure promotion to the Danish Division 1.
His enthusiasm for this venture was evident as he took to Twitter to express his feelings, saying,
“I’m so proud to join this great club. I can’t wait to get started and to make history together! Thank you for welcoming me to your city, see you soon.”
As for Aarhus Fremad, they currently hold the second position in the Danish Division 2 table with 22 points out of a possible 33.
Their consistency and strong performance could pave the way for a return to the Superligaen, marking an exciting period for the club’s fans and Oluwasegun Olalere as well.