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OFFICIAL: Osman Bukari joins Red Star Belgrade

The nimble-footed winger has completed a sensational switch to the Rajko Mitic Stadium outfit until the summer of 2025.

Ghana international Osman Bukari has officially joined Serbian top-tier powerhouse Red Star Belgrade from KAA Gent in the ongoing summer transfer window.

The 23-year-old winger has joined the Red and White lads on a long-term contract worth two million euros from KAA Gent after passing a mandatory medical examination on Tuesday morning.

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OFFICIAL: Osman Bukari joins Red Star Belgrade

He becomes the eighth Ghanaian footballer to join Red Star Belgrade after Haminu Draman, Mohammed-Awal Issah, Lee Addy, Nathaniel Asamoah, Abraham Akwasi Frimpong, Rashid Sumaila and Richmond Yiadom Boakye.

Bukari was a standout performer during his loan spell at French Ligue 1 club FC Nantes where he racked up two goals and provided four assists in 26 matches in all competitions.

He played an instrumental role in FC Nantes’ French Cup triumph after defeating OGC Nice in the final.

Bukari, who is currently rated among the best wingers in European football, joined Belgian Jupilier League giants KAA Gent on a three-year deal worth €1 million from AS Trencin in 2020.

He has capped five times for the senior national team of Ghana with a goal to his credit.

Bukari was a member of the Black Stars squad that eliminated Nigeria from the 2022 FIFA World Cup final play-off round to book a ticket to the biggest stage in world football slated for November to December this year in Qatar

He scored his debut goal for Ghana earlier this month against Madagascar in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

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