Akwa United ready for League

Secretary of Nigeria Premier League side, Akwa United insists they are ready for the start of the League, fixed for February 16.

The club has strengthened its first team squad with ten new players including former captain of Dolphins, Emah Godwin (In pic)

Stephen Adah and Ezekiel Mbah joined Akwa United from Rangers International while Niger Tornadoes lost the services of four players- Daniel Etor, Son Hingir, Francis Odiniya and Omoregie Nobas to the Uyo based side.

Incidentally, Akwa United’s coach is Justin Tenger who spent the last football season at Niger Tornadoes.

According to Secretary of the club, Joseph Eberefer, “We’ve brought in goalkeeper Victor Obiowo from Akwa Starlets FC, Olufemi Kayode from the Starlets, and Tony Nwoye from Mighty Jets FC as well as Atamba James from Sunshine Stars. Already, we’ve registered 30 players and we are looking forward to having a good season,” he said.

“Our Chairman, Isong Isang and the entire management crew are working round the clock to provide enabling environment for our team to strive better this coming season. We want to spring a surprise. At least to reward the Government and people of Akwa Ibom State for their huge supports,” he added.
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  1. I hope that you will have a good season. How many players have registered so far? The club has strengthened its first team squad with ten or thirty players?