Harambee Starlets forward Esse Akida has landed a professional deal in Israel.
Akida, who is one of the key players for the national team, has left Thika Queens to sign for Ramat HaSharon on a two-year contract for undisclosed fee.
The player has taken to his social media account to break the news.
OFFICIAL: Delighted to announce that I have officially joined Israeli side Ramat HaSharon FC. It's a dream come true for me and can't wait to get started. pic.twitter.com/0sNU13RNuP— Esse Akida (@akida_14) October 12, 2018
Akida joined Thika Queens during the June transfer window from Spedag FC where she's spent the better part of her career. Both teams participate in the Kenya Women’s Premier League.
She was part of the Harambee Starlets squad that made history by reaching the finals of 2016 women’s African Cup of Nations.