The 34-year-old has returned house from Europe to signal for the Lubumbashi-based membership forward of the brand new season
FC Saint Eloi Lupopo have confirmed the signing of Democratic Republic of the Congo midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu.
In a press release on the membership’s social media pages, the previous Paris Saint-Germain participant has signed a one-year contract after arriving in Kinshasa two days in the past.
“Youssouf Mulumbu is now Lupopo,” the assertion mentioned: “The Congolese worldwide has simply signed with Soccer Membership Saint Eloi Lupopo of Haut-Katanga within the Democratic Republic of Congo.
“The ceremony was completed at present [Friday] in Kinshasa the place our countryman arrived two days in the past, Lupopo was represented by the brand new President Jacques Kyabula Katwe accompanied by Vice President Coco Mulongo.”
On signing the deal, Mulumbu mentioned: “Let’s begin the staff, let’s win titles.”
The 34-year-old Mulumbu began his profession at PSG in 2004 the place he performed till 2009 after incomes 63 appearances and scoring one purpose.
On January 26, 2009, he joined Premier League aspect West Bromwich Albion on a trial foundation however in the course of the January switch deadline day, he joined them on mortgage with a view to a everlasting deal on the finish of the season.
Mulumbu’s first time period at The Hawthorns was interrupted by accidents and he needed to wait till April to make his Premier League debut, approaching as a sub in a 2-2 draw at Portsmouth.
He signed for West Brom completely on a one-year contract for a payment of £175,000 on July 10, 2009.
He was named West Brom’s Participant of the Yr by each the membership and the followers on the finish of the season, and signed his third contract extension in 13 months on 25 July 2011, tying himself to the membership till 2015 (with the choice of an additional 12 months).
Aside from West Brom, Mulumbu additionally performed for Norwich Metropolis in 2015 earlier than he moved to Scotland to signal for Kilmarnock till the top of the 2017-18 season.
Mulumbu, who additionally performed for Celtic, and had turned out for France U20 and U21 groups, earned his first cap for the Congo DR nationwide soccer staff towards Algeria on March 26, 2008.