Shrewsbury Town have announced the signing of Fejiri Okenabirhie from Dagenham & Redbridge.

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The England C forward joins Town on a two-year deal plus option for an undisclosed fee.

“I’m delighted to have signed and I’m looking forward to next season,” he said.

“I’m grateful for the opportunity and I can’t wait to start. I’ve had a good two years at Dagenham and I’ve really enjoyed my time there.

“I think it’s the right time to step up and Shrewsbury is the right club to do it.”

Okenbirhie feels he will be able to make the step up to The Sky Bet League One from the National League and hopes to be a benefit the team .

“It’s going to be a change for me. I’m ready for it and looking to embrace it and contribute to a good season next year,” the forward said.

“I’ve played in League One before with Stevenage, so it is nice to be back and now I think I’m ready to make an impact.

“I think Shrewsbury is the right fit and I’m raring to go.

“You always have to have belief in your ability. In football things can change really quickly and I found my self in Non-League. I just kept working hard on my game.

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