Nnewi Utd tackles Gateway in NNL opener

Posted on Mar 4 2017 - 11:47am by admin

by way of Paul Erewuba

Nnewi United, the new Nigeria nationwide League membership owned by using Chief Gabriel Chukwuma, a former vice president of the Nigeria soccer association,  will likely be formally unveiled subsequent week.

they will play host to Gateway United of Abeokuta within the opening match of the NNL  2016/2017 season on March 17.

The club, it was gathered now trains at Rojenny vacationer and video games Village, Oba, close to Onitsha, where they are slated to host their home games within the Nigeria NNL.

conversing in opposition to the backdrop of the revealing, Tony Okafor, vice chairman of the management committee, did not give specific date for the unveiling ceremony but stated the date would be decided at a management assembly with Olisa Onuchukwu, the Managing Director of the club.

instruct Godwin Nosike,  former Enugu Rangers assistant teach who most just lately was a part of Warri Wolves technical crew, has been hired as the Technical Adviser of the membership. Nosike revealed that they have got chosen 30 avid gamers for the season after a two-week rigorous screening exercise.

He was once alternatively evasive and went philosophical when proped to speak on the workforce’s promoting chances. “i didn’t come here by myself volition. I consider the God who made it possible has a purpose and it’s my conviction that the identical God will take us to the promised land.”

Chief Gabriel Chukwuma, who bought over  the NNL place of goals world FC Makurdi owned by Dominic Iorfa,  is the President of Nnewi United FC.


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