After helping , midfielder Kingsley Sokari has signed for Tunisian side, CS Sfaxien.

The former Flying Eagles midfielder was unveiled by the Tunisian side on Monday, December 14 and will wear jersey number 20.

The midfielder was close to joining Tunisian outfit, Esperance, following his exploits for the Nigeria at the last FIFA U-20 World Cup, but the move broke down at the last minute.

"The midfielder of the Nigerian national team U23, Sokari Kingsley has signed with CS Sfaxien by signing a contract of three years and a half," the club website announced.

"The 20 years old came to reinforce the staff of the CSS margin the winter transfer window in 2015. Welcome Sokari in CSSiste family and good luck!."

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Sokari could get his debut for CS Sfaxien in Wednesday’s Tunisia Ligue 1 clash against Union Sportive de Ben Guerdane.

CS Sfaxien are unbeaten in opening eight straight games and are currently leading the Tunisia Ligue 1 table with 22 points, a point ahead of closets rival Esperance.