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Fitting in: Gael Bigirimana can’t wait to see more of NI when restrictions are lifted

Fitting in: Gael Bigirimana can’t wait to see more of NI when restrictions are lifted

Fitting in: Gael Bigirimana can’t wait to see more of NI when restrictions are lifted

He's a long way from home, but feeling right at home.

There have been several stop-offs on Gael Bigirimana's intriguing career journey from Burundi to Belfast. Along the way, he's ticked several boxes that would be on most footballers' to-do list.

A £1m teenager when he signed a five-year deal at Newcastle United in 2012, it's only four years ago that the now 27-year-old scored at Wembley as he helped Coventry City to win the EFL Trophy.


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