Young Ghana midfielder Gideon Waja is to join MLS Champions Toronto FC from WAFA SC, the latter announced Friday.
The 21-year-old captained the Academy Boys to second place in the Ghana Premier League last season.
Gideon Waja has in recent months been linked with two American clubs – New York City FC and Toronto FC and the latter who won the Major League Soccer in 2017 have won the race.
The transfer was announced via twitter:
We wish him all the best in his career as he readies for a new adventure. pic.twitter.com/qghfvJmgcd
— WAFA SC (@WAFAcademySC) February 16, 2018
Gideon Waja is a central midfielder credited with superb passing ability and stellar technique
He earned two senior national team call-ups last year. He was also one of the star performers of the Black Stars B team which won the Wafu Cup of Nations in September 2017.