Port Harcourt - Nigeria Premier League club Rivers United
says it has handed an indefinite suspension to winger Bernard Ovoke for ‘his
actions that border on anti-club activities and gross indiscipline’,
Coach of Rivers United Stanley Eguma said the suspension is
in the best interest of the club.
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“Ovoke has been suspended because of his actions that border
on anti-club activities and gross indiscipline’
“I must also state that Ovoke had been issued with several
stern warnings on his conduct which unfortunately, had gone unheeded.
“The club took this decision to suspend him because no one
player is greater than the club,” he said.
Ovoke joined Rivers United from Bayelsa United at the start
of the current season.
News24 reported that Ovoke scored a brace to help Rivers
United to a 4-3 win over Amateur side, Papilo FC in a round of 64 Federation
Cup game decided at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo.For
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