Origi joins Norwegian top tier side

Arnold Origi

Kenyan international goalkeeper Arnold Origi has penned down a two year deal with Norwegian top tier side Lillestrøm Sports Club.

Origi’s one year contract with his immediate-former second division outfit [Adeccoligaen] Ullensaker/Kisa was due to expire at the end of this month (December 31 2012).

Topflight 

The 29 year old keeper signed the deal on Friday and was warmly welcomed by Lillestrom's sporting director Torgeir Bjarmann.

-Arnold has signed a two year contract and comes from Ull / Kisa. He passed the medical check we had. We are very pleased to have Arnold to LSK.

-He has previously played for Mathare United, Tusker, Moss, Fredrikstad and Ull / Kisa. 

-Arnold has had a good season in Adeccoligaen, and we've had him in training with us before, Bjarmann was quoted by the club’s website.

Play-off

Origi’s former club, Kisa, finished sixth on the log but failed to earn promotion after a 3-1 defeat to Sandnes Ulf in the final play-off.

Meanwhile, his new club, Lillestrøm, finished ninth on the table with with 39 points out of 30 games.

Futaa.com Poll

Harambee Stars coach Adel Amrouche has been suspended for 12 months; do you support the action taken by the CAF Disciplinary Board?
Yes
No


Total Votes:1915

Football Calender

Did you know?

That you can follow all Kenyan Premier League games live on futaa.com? On the front page all games activated as live will appear and a link will take you to the live page.

Scores and scorers and awarded cards will appear on the fly. From the same page live games from other leagues can also be followed!