Advertising

WATCH: Wolves announce signing of Prince Oniangue

Sport | Published:

Midfielder Prince Oniangue has completed his move to Wolves for a fee of around £2million.

The 27-year-old Congo international has joined from French side Reims.

He comes the fifth signing made by the club in just over two weeks, after Helder Costa, Silvio, Joao Teixeira and Jon Dadi Bodvarsson.

Oniangue has signed a four-year contract, with the move subject to international clearance.

Ligue 1 side Marseille were among the club tracking Oniangue, who has attracted the interest of Premier League sides in the past.

Oniangue said: "I am very happy to be here at Wolves.

"I want to thank everybody who has worked on the deal so that I can come here.

"I was at the game on Saturday and I was very happy with the result.

Advertising

"There was a good atmosphere and it was very positive for the club for the season.

"The coach has said he likes me because I can get up the pitch and shoot and score.

"And I also like the vision of the club - everybody wants to get to the Premier League and that is a challenge that I like.

"It was my dream to come and play in England and today it has come true.

Advertising

"I just want to start training with my new team-mates and then try to start winning some matches and give joy to the people and the city of Wolverhampton.

"Having played for different teams in now I think it is the second part of my career as I come to England, and I think it will be very good."

(missed tournament to take exams)

"My Mum was happy because I did my exams, and the Congo team still won the African Junior Cup.

"It is an amazing story and now I want to push it on with good success at Wolves," he added.

"Everything is possible if everyone at Wolves believes.

"And if every fan believes then we will get to the Premier League."

Advertising

Top Stories

Advertising

More from the Express & Star

UK & International News