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Ayub Timbe friend shining in Europe after the two said good byes in Japan last year

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Ayub Timbe featured for Japanese side Visel Kobe alongside the likes of Andreas Iniesta. However,the Kenyan had a close friendship with Japanese attacking midfielder Kyoko Furuhashi. The two formed a deadly partnership before saying good bye to each other.Kyoko joined Scottish giants Celtic FC while Timbe became a free agent after termination of his contract. The Kenyan found a new home months later.He joined Thailand premiere league side Buriram FC as a free agent.

Furuhashi was a star,he was hailed by his friend Timbe as a star,Timbe took to his Facebook page to wish him success in his new home.Kyoko was tipped to become a star at Celtic FC.Things did not work out for him at the start, however,this season, his star has shined the brightest. Out of the four games he has played, he has scored 6 goals.Otherwise referred to as Japanese Messi,Kyoko could soon feature in a new league if the statistics are anything to consider.

Timbe on the other hand,has already won every cup in Thailand after joining the side last year.He is among the best wingers in the league so far.The story of the two players with similar playing style and success is one to admire. Even though the Kenyan is in his late 20s,he still has what it takes to prosper in Europe's top leagues, while Kyoko could be the talk in the January transfer window, we wish all of them the best in their careers.For more news updates tap on the follow link on the top right corner if you haven't done so to receive more news.

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