By Sulayman Bah
The player ended his love affair with HJK after four years at the Finnish club.
The forward quits the capital club to join Swedish giants Hacken a free agent after elapse of his contract signed in 2011.
The 27-year-old transferred to HJK from fellow Viekkausliiga’sHonka Espoo, a side he helped to scoop the Finnish Premier League title on back-to-back basis and reach to the Uefa Champions League qualifiers and the Europa group stage.
The former Gambia Ports Authority ace has been courting interests from a number of suitors including clubs from Denmark but found temptation to move to BK Hacken too strong to turn down.
The Scorpion’s contract duration is believed to be a three-year deal. Savage, considered a major signing is now expected to bolster Hacken’s fortunes especially in the aspect of goals after scoring fifty-six goals and assists for HJK.
Finnish outfit with only two Gambians in their pay books: Ousman Jallow and Macoumba Kandji.
Dubbed Dea, a highly revered Demba is HJK’s most successful Gambian import in the club history.