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FC Midtjylland Strengthens Offensive Unit with the Acquisition of Sierra Leone's Alhaji Kamara



Alhaji Kamara, a renowned footballer with over 100 career goals spanning Danish, Swedish, and American leagues, has officially joined FC Midtjylland. The 29-year-old Sierra Leone international has signed a two-year contract with the club, transitioning from Randers FC.


FC Midtjylland was particularly impressed by Kamara's physical attributes, which were instrumental in their decision to acquire him. According to Football Director Peter Sand, "Kamara possesses exceptional physical strength, offering qualities that are currently lacking in our team. While there is intense competition for attacking positions, it is crucial to reinforce our squad with the attributes we have identified as deficient."


Head Coach Thomas Thomasberg, who has firsthand knowledge of Kamara from their time together at Randers, echoed Sand's sentiments. He stated, "We are acquiring a player who adds a new dimension to our team through his physical presence and goal-scoring prowess in the penalty area. Kamara has the ability to transform matches."


Thomasberg further emphasized Kamara's fearlessness in the penalty area and his impeccable timing and instinct for goal-scoring, as evidenced by his impressive track record throughout his career.


Kamara is set to join the first team's preparations in Portugal shortly, eagerly anticipating this new chapter in his footballing journey. He expressed his enthusiasm, stating, "This is a tremendous opportunity for me. Having observed Midtjylland in the Superliga, I recognize it as a prominent club contending for titles. It serves as a significant motivator."


Kamara acknowledged his previous association with Thomasberg at Randers FC, emphasizing their familiarity. He conveyed his confidence in his abilities and eagerness to meet his new teammates during the training camp.



In addition to his impressive club career, which includes 282 appearances, 108 goals, and 20 assists, Kamara has also represented Sierra Leone on 14 occasions, contributing four goals to his nation's tally. He will be donning the number 45 jersey at FC Midtjylland.


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