Fegor Ogude has joined newly promoted Russian Premier League side Yenisey from Amkar Perm on a free transfer.
The Nigeria international teamed up with the Red and Blacks in January 2014 and made 106 appearances across all competitions, scoring four goals.
The Krasnoyarsk outfit will be tasting top-flight action for the first time in their history after knocking out FC Anzhi Makhachkala during the play-off.
And in a bid to bolster their squad for thE new challenge, they have unveiled the 30-year-old as their new recruit.
"Yenisei signed a contract with 30-year-old Nigerian defensive midfielder Fengor Ogude , who last season played for the Perm Amkar,” read a statement on the club website.
Ogude could make his first appearance for Dmitri Alenichev’s men when they clash with Dolgie Prudy in a pre-season game on July 11.