Orlando Pirates have announced the signing of Souaibou Marou from Coton Sport in Cameroon.
The 22-year-old, who scored seven Caf Confederation Cup goals, penned a deal that will see him at Orlando Pirates until 2025.
“Orlando Pirates Football Club is pleased to announce the signing of Souaibou Marou from Coton Sport,” read the club official statement.
“Marou comes to South Africa on the back of a three-year stint with his former club, Coton Sport, winning two league titles in the process, including Player of the Season award in 2022.
His form in the Cameroonian league didn’t go unnoticed as he was selected to the 2022 FIFA World Cup squad that competed in Qatar.
The Cameroonian international, who concluded his deal with the club yesterday afternoon, will join his new teammates this morning.”
Souaibou Marou Fact File
Date of birth: 3 December 2000 (22)
Place of birth: Garoua, Cameroon
International Caps/Goals: 3 / 1