Black Stars midfielder Afriyie Acquah has penned a two-year deal with Saudi Arabian topflight side Al Batin FC.

The 29-year-old makes a moves out of Europe as a free-agent for the first time since first arriving in Italy and joining Palermo in February 2010 .

Since then, he enjoyed stints with Parma, Torino, Sampdoria, Empoli, German side TSG Hoffenheim and most recently a two-year spell at Turkish Super Lig outfit Yeni Malatyaspor.

The central midfielder has now taken up a new challenge with the side which finished 12th in their debut season in the Saudi Arabian Pro League.

Afriyie Acquah signed a two-year contract with Al Batin FC.