Valour FC sign Burundian forward Pacifique Niyongabire
WINNIPEG, MB., December 19, 2022 – Valour FC today announced that the club has signed Burundian forward Pacifique Niyongabire.
Niyongabire, 22, joins Valour FC from Perth Glory FC (A-League Men) where he totalled three assists and 17 appearances in 2022.
The forward played in Australia’s top-flight division for the past two seasons, totalling one goal, five assists and 1,202 minutes played in 41 appearances.
Internationally, Niyongabire is a member of the Burundi men’s national team, making an appearance in a friendly against Ivory Coast in November 2022.
Birthdate: March 15, 2000
Birthplace: Bujumbura, Burundi
Last Club: Perth Glory FC (A-League Men)