Omonia Nicosia terminates Akinkunmi Amoo’s contract


Cyprus based club, Omonia Nicosia has announced the contract termination of Nigerian winger, Akinkunmi Amoo after six months at the club.

The 21-year-old joined the club at the start of the 2023/2024 season, and made only six appearances for the club, before having his contract terminated at the start of March 2024.

The club posted his departure on their official social media page, citing personal reasons for the termination alongside several issues on and off the pitch.

We inform you that Akinkunmi Amoo’ s contract has been terminated for personal reasons.

“We thank the footballer for his cooperation and wish him the best in his career”, The club’s statement reads.

Amoo was a part of the Nigeria U-17 team that played the 2019 U-17 African Cup of Nations, finishing fourth, before they headed out to the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup hosted in Brazil, where they were knocked out in the round of 16.

His stellar performances saw him move to Swedish side, Hammarby IF in 2020 where he scored thirteen goals in forty-eight games.

And In January 2022, he joined 15th time Denmark Champions, F.C. Copenhagen, in a deal worth around €4.4 million.

Amoo earned his first Super Eagles call-up ahead of their 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Ghana.

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