Local News 25.8.2016 06:08 pm

Baroka announce Aucho signing

Igalo Jude of Nigeria challenges Aucho Khalid (R) of Uganda during the International friendly match between Nigeria and Uganda at Akwa Ibom Stadium. (Kabiru Abubakar/Backpagepix)

Igalo Jude of Nigeria challenges Aucho Khalid (R) of Uganda during the International friendly match between Nigeria and Uganda at Akwa Ibom Stadium. (Kabiru Abubakar/Backpagepix)

Baroka FC have confirmed the signing of Ugandan midfielder Khalid Aucho from Gor Mahia.

The 23-year-old midfielder, who was linked with a move to Bidvest Wits, has signed a three-year deal with Bakgaga.

Baroka confirmed Aucho’s signing on their official Twitter account.

“The club is delighted to announce the signings of Gor Mahia FC midfielder Khalid Aucho with 3 years deal,” read the club tweet.

Aucho has joined fellow Ugandan Geoffrey Massa at Baroka. Massa joined Bakgaga from Bloemfontein Celtic in July.

Baroka played to a 1-1 draw against Ajax Cape Town in their opening game of the 2016/17 Premiership season.

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