Congratulation are in order!
Zambian midfielder, Enock Mwepu has joined British football club, Brighton And Hove Albion on a four-year contract.
According to reports, the Zambian professional footballer is the first player to gain a contract under the management of Brighton FC led by Graham Potter, the team’s manager.
Leaving his Austrian Football Club, Red Bull Salzburg of which he served for four years since 2017. 23-year-old Enock Mwepu’s latest four-year deal with Brighton comes with an undisclosed amount.
Brighton manager Graham Potter expressed their joy of having such a talented player in their club. Adding that, the Zambian national team player, despite his age has a great potential, looking at his remarkable experiences in champions league, as well as the international football.
— Enock Mwepu (@EnockMwepu45) July 6, 2021
Graham Potter also emphasised on couple of qualities the player possesses and confidently stated that, those qualities exhibited by the Zambian professional footballer will definitely create a competitive atmosphere for the Brighton FC even as they get to the new season of the Premier League.
Enock Mwepu popularity known as ‘The Computer’ has won about 12 caps for Zambia, scored 11 goals RB Salzburg as well as won four titles in four seasons for FC Liefering
Enock Mwepu also shared a video expressing his excitement and how is looking forward to seeing everyone at the Amex Stadium in Brighton next month
President of the republic of Zambia, H.E Edgar Lungu took to his twitter handle to celebrate the milestone of the son of the land.
He stated: “Join me in congratulating #Chipolopolo star @EnockMwepu45 on his signing with Premier League side @OfficialBHAFC …You have done the nation proud and be assured that we will all be rooting for you all the way as you lift our national flag high.”
“All the best “Computer”!”
You have done the nation proud and be assured that we will all be rooting for you all the way as you lift our national flag high.
All the best "Computer"! pic.twitter.com/nC3b9qf2vg
— Edgar Chagwa Lungu (@EdgarCLungu) July 6, 2021
Kafue Celtic Football Club in Lusaka where Enock Mwepu’s football career began with also took to their social media handles to congratulate him
Congratulations to the Enock Mwepu on this ground-breaking deal.
Photo Credit: Kafue Celtic Football Club