Uganda Crested Cranes player Fazil “Faustar” Ikwaput has joined Kazakhstan top tier women club, BIIK-Kazygurt F.C.
The development was confirmed by Daniel Kisseka Ntale, the managing director at Jodana Sports Management.
A statement released by Ntale read;
We are happy to announce the transfer of Fazila Ikwaput to a European Champions League Women side BIIK-Kazygurt FC, Kazakhstan from an Indian side Gokulam, Kerila FC. The deal was sealed this week. We wish you the best in your new journey to Europe.
Ikwaput, 20, is the reigning Airtel FUFA Woman Footballer of the year, 2018.
She transfers from Indian Premier side, Gokulam Kerala women football club which she had joined from Soroti based Olila High School.
About BIIK-Kazygurt Women Football Club:
BIIK Kazygurt is a women’s football club based in Shymkent, Kazakhstan competing in the Kazakhstani Championship.
They have won 8 Kazakhstani league and knock out crowns apiece.
Formerly established in Almaty, the team won five championships in a row between 2004 and 2008 under this name and represented Kazakhstan in the European Cup, making it into the last 16 in four occasions. The club has played some seasons in the UEFA Women’s Champions League.