Umuahia - Determined to strengthen its youth team to
continue producing stars for the main team, Abia Warriors Football Club of
Umuahia will be organizing a One-week Football Competition for amateur clubs
and academies in the country beginning from next week.
The competition, which will hold in Umuahia, will assist the
club discover some hidden talents who could be nurtured to stardom.
In a statement, the Management of Abia Warriors urged
interested clubs and academies to collect registration forms at the club’s
secretariat free and online at www.abiawarriorsfc.com adding that trophy and
cash prizes will be awarded to winning teams at the end of the competition.
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Speaking on the development, the Chairman of Abia Warriors
Football Club, Emeka Inyama said the club is youth oriented and have discovered
stars like Chisom Chikatara, Michael Olaha, Chima Uluocha and Shedrack Asiegbu
from that platform and hoped that the forthcoming competition will also assist
in discovering more talents for its youth and main teams.
In august, News24
reported that Abia Warriors accepted the resignation of its manager, Kennedy
Boboye, who threw in the towel after the club’s goalless draw with visiting
Akwa United in Umuahia just after eight months in charge.For
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- News24 Nigeria