Ghana Premier league leaders, Kumasi Asante Kotoko have announced the capture of midfielder Justice Blay, following his contract expiration at Medeama Sporting Club.
The 29-year-old midfield dynamo joins the fabulous family on a two-year deal as a free agent, after leaving the Tarkwa-based.
Blay returned to the club where he enjoyed a successful loan spell in the 2019/20 cancelled league under the then coach C.K Akonnor.
He scored two goals in 12 appearances during the period with a brilliant performance in almost every game he featured in, becoming the fans favorite.
The club in an official statement on social media announced the acquisition of the ex Sekondi Hasaacas man.
It's OFFICIAL! Judge Afa N'adwa!
We have re-signed midfielder @JusticeBlay_ on a 2-year deal. He'll be eligible to participate in the 21/22 season from Feb 1, 2022📝
Blay will be unveiled before our game against Medema at Baba Yara Stadium tomorrow.
— Asante Kotoko SC (@AsanteKotoko_SC) January 22, 2022
Justice Blay scored twice in seven matches for Medeama SC in the ongoing league 2021/22 campaign before he exited the Yellow and Mauve club.
He used the opportunity to thank management, technical team, the playing body, and supporters for the moments shared together during their five-year relationship.
“Today, I am parking out Medeama and Tarkwa to my new home in Kumasi and Kotoko with a heart filled with gratitude knowing that I leave with their support and blessings,” Blay wrote.
— Justice 'NKUKU' Blay (@JusticeBlay_) January 22, 2022
He started his professional career at Sekondi Hasaacas and made his debut in the 2016 GPL before moving to Medeama SC the following season.