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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