Umuahia - Former Nigeria U-17 star Stanley Okoro says he is
happy to score his first league goal for Umuahia based Abia Warriors FC after
joining them this season.
Okoro, who is nicknamed “Little Messi” by his fans because
of his immense football skills, opened his account for the Warriors in the 65th
minute when he fired home from outside the box in Abia Warriors’ 3-1 home win
over MFM of Lagos at the weekend, a goal, he said made his day.
Also read: I’ll help Abia Warriors win league – Stanley Okoro
“I am very happy to score my first league goal for my new
team. I have been working hard here to fit into the team and I am excited at
the results we have achieved so far. Our ambition here is to win the league or
at least pick a continental ticket at the end of the season and by the Grace of
God, we will achieve it,” the former Almeria of Spain left-footed player said.
He commended the spirit in the team, insisting that
determination and hardwork has remained their watch word while the coaches have
The Edo State born former Heartland FC of Owerri hitman
promised to always do his best whenever selected for any match.For
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