25 year old attacking midfielder LIONEL OTTO ESSONO has return to Cameroon from Spain to join league one champions Eding FC of Lekie on a 2 year deal.
Lionel a former player of Canon Yaounde is no stranger to the Cameroon Elite football league began 2017 season with Canon Yaounde. He brings a bag of experience to Eding after his experiences in Greece where he featured for clubs like Fokikos between 2012-2013,P GS Kissamikos between 2013-2014, Atromitos between 2014-2015.
He has also served San Roque and Chania on loan.
President Saint Farbian Mvogo has been very active in the market to make sure Eding is good enough to challenge in the CAF champions league and restore Cameroon’s 4 places in CAF competitions.
Here is a full list of players the Eding Boss has recruited.
Eding this days brings back the good old picture of a great Olympique de Mvolye side that once served as home of Cameroon internationals’.
Eding begin their title defence on the weekend of 20th ,21st January 2018 and two weeks later travel to Jos Nigeria to take on Plateau United in the first leg of the champions league preliminary rounds.
Previous signings include;
1)Lionel Djomo Djana (Goalkeeper 2 year deal from FC Petrocub-Moldovia)
2)Thokomeni Siewe Farbien(1 year plus option for another year from Brandenburg FC,Germany. 24 years old Right back)
3)Brice Owona (2 year deal Apejes- Cameroon. 28 years old) forward
4)Meyoupou Stephane Paulin (2 year deal from YOSA-Cameroon.24 years old Center half)
5)Abdou Rayim Amadou (2 year deal from AS Vita Club- DRC)
6)Fred Patrick Ndjiena
8)Jules Yves Stephane Baga(FFT on a one year deal.Aged 30.)
9)Pierre Francis Bailang (2 year deal Bamboutous-Cameroon)
10)David Pierre Etoo(2 year deal from Union sportive Douala) midfielder
11)Charles Edoa Nga (2 year deal from Union sportive Douala ) forward
12) William Rodrique Bayemi from AFC ANN Abor
13) William Stephane Nnameji 2 year deal.28 year old attacking midfielder.
14) MBIAKOP Kamga
15)Rane Abdel Malie
16) Ndam Fakue Ben Bechir
17) Soumah Mohammad
18) Leonel ESSONO lastly attached to Canon. 25 Year old arrives on a 2 year deal.
Plus Sporting Director or Team manager; Djonkep Bonaventure
While Fabrice Raymond Fotso left for Universidad in Peru(Raymond Fotso is now linked with a move to Bamboutous),and Midfielder Cedric Zemba has gone up North to play for cotonsport of Garoua next season,Alfred Meyong left the club on mutual agreement and back up goalkeeper Zoa Boniface has joined Bamboutous FC of Mbouda as first choice keeper.