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North Texas SC Signs Midfielder Hope Kodzo Avayevu

Avayevu becomes the club’s first new signing ahead of the 2021 season

Frisco, Texas - North Texas Soccer Club has signed midfielder Hope Kodzo Avayevu, pending league and U.S. Soccer Federation approval.

Avayevu joins the club on a three-year contract with an option for the 2024 and 2025 seasons.

Avayevu, 18, is a product of the Faith Soccer Academy of the Ghanaian Football Association. He was a standout performer in the 2019 Dr. Pepper Dallas Cup with Bechem United FC.

“Hope is a very exciting young talent that we have been tracking for a while now and also had the opportunity to bring him to train with us last year,” said North Texas SC General Manager Matt Denny. “He has been a on the radar for many big clubs and we have worked hard to bring him here. We see a really bright future for Hope.”

Transaction: North Texas Soccer Club signs Ghanaian midfielder Hope Kodzo Avayevu to a three-year contract with an option for the 2024 and 2025 seasons on Nov. 20, 2020

Name: Hope Kodzo Avayevu
Pronunciation: Ah-va-yeh-voo
Position: Midfielder
DOB: October 19, 2002 (18)
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana
Hometown: Accra, Ghana
Height: 5-6
Weight: 140
Nationality: Ghana
Last Club: Bechem United FC
How Acquired: Signed on Nov. 20, 2020