Seattle Sounders’ Zakuani thanks all involved after receiving green card

Steve Zakuani was over the moon when he received his green card, allowing him to come off the international roster with Seattle Sounders.

Steve Zakuani was over the moon when he received his green card, allowing him to come off the international roster with Seattle Sounders.

The 22-year old Congo-born winger, who has opted to play for the DR Congo national team, said it was a relief to finally obtain his US residency without the need for a Visa.

‘Received my Green Card. Permanent Resident Status in this great country. No need for a Visa. Thanks to all who made it happen! And thank God,’ Zakuani posted on his Twitter page.

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