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25-year-old Indomitable Lions’ winger Christian Mougang Bassogog has joint Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua on a five-year contract from Henan Songshan Longmen FC.
Shanghai Shenhua announced the the former Rainbow FC player’s arrival on the social media accounts.
Christian Bassogog joint Henan Songshan Longmen FC in 2017 from Danish top flight outfit Aalborg BK.
The former Rainbow FC of Bamenda player featured in 85 league games for Henan, scoring 26 goals and providing 19 assists since joining them in 2017. Last season, Bassogog spent long spells on the sidelines due to injury and only managed eight league appearances with two goals to his name.
The 2017 Africa Cup of Nations winner and Best Player is expected to boost Shanghai Shenhua’s challenge for glory in the Asian Champions League.
He has now joint former Indomitable Lions’ captain Stephane Mbia Etoundi on the books of the three times Chinese Super League and five times Chinese FA Cup winners.