Augustine Okrah scores on his debut as Simba SC hold Ismaily in pre-season friendly


The Red and White new forward proved his mettle as he saved their blushes in the first pre-season game in Egypt

Ghana forward Augustine Okrah was on target when Simba SC drew 1-1 with Ismaily in pre-season friendly in Egypt on Sunday.

The 28-year-old who joined Simba from Bechem United in a two-year deal last week was handed a place in the squad and proved his importance.

Okrah brought Simba level after Jaoa Morel had given Ismaily the lead in the game.

After the game, Okrah expressed his joy and thanked the coach for the opportunity to play. He also admitted that he needs to work extra harder in order to score more goals for the fans.

Okrah is now now of the highest earning Ghanaian players plying their trade in Africa after he was paid almost one hundred times of the salary he was receiving at Bechem United.

has become the fifth player to join Simba this season after Victor Akpan, Kagera Kapama, Moses Phiri and Habibu Kyomo.


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