Adebayor agrees shock next move

African Football

Togo legend Emmanuel Adebayor has agreed a shock move where is set to reunite with a former Manchester City striker.

The former Premier League star has been widely linked with a return to England, with Aston Villa, Brighton and Newcastle said to have offered him possible return.

However, BeIN Sports correspondent Roberto Rojas has now confirmed that the 35-year-old will sign a deal with Primera Division champions Olimpia.

Scroll through the gallery below to see where Adebayor ranks amongst the PL's highest-ever African scorers

Adebayor is set to join veteran striker Roque Santa Cruz within the club's strike force as they look to bolster their options for the upcoming Copa Libertadores.

Santa Cruz, 38, finished as top-scorer of the league with career-best figures of 23 goals in 31 league outings and currently captains his boyhood club.