TP Mazembe sign Cameroon youngster

Reigning Linafoot champions TP Mazembe have completed the signing of Cameroonian midfielder Martial Zemba Ikoung, 21, from Apejes FC de Mfou.

The club agreed a five-year-deal with the well-travelled midfielder.

Despite only being 21, Ikoung has played for Cotonsport, TKC Yaounde, Eding Sport and Apejes of Cameroon in addition to a stint at Tunisian side CA Bizertin.

Apejes will receive 20% of his next sale if he is moved on before 2025. 

The 1.85m defensive-midfielder won the Cameroonian league with Eding Sport in 2017.

He will join Landry Tankeu. Abangana Mousa and Narcisse Ekanga as Cameroonians to play for Mazembe.