club of Umuahia has
completed the signing of five
new players and upgraded
two others from the Team
“B” in preparation for the
forthcoming 2017/18 Nigeria
Professional Football League
The players include former
Nigeria junior international
goalkeeper, Uche Okafor
who moved to Umuahia
from Nnewi-based FC Ifeanyi
Ubah, versatile defender,
Kelechi Ogoh from Sunshine
Stars of Akure, two players
from the Abubakar Bukola
Saraki(ABS), Ilorin football
Club, midfielder, Adeoti Muiz
and striker, Ossy Martins
as well as Jackson Daniel,
a former Abia WARRIORS
striker who returned to the
team after his sojourn abroad.
The duo of Friday Chidera
and Amos Ogbuagu were
promoted to the main team
after receiving the nod of
the Technical Crew led by
the Brazilian, Rafael Everton
following their exploits in the
“ B “ team last season.
In a statement issued in
Umuahia, Abia WARRIORS
Management expressed
confidence that the said
players would help the
team achieve its ambition
this season adding that
other players who have
expressed the desire to join
Abia WARRIORS were being

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