Nigeria Professional Football League: ABS FC Signs 15 New Players
Abubakar Bukola Saraki (ABS) Football Club have completed the signing of 15 new players to boost their squad ahead of the new Nigeria Professional Football League season.
Club director, Alloy Chukwuemeka has tasked the new players to give their all in retaining their NPFL status and push for a top four finish in their first season in the Nigeria Professional Football League at the unveiling ceremony held in Ilorin
The State Commissioner for Sports, Bolakale Ayo also praised the team’s tenacity in returning to the NPFL, promising huge support in their top-flight campaign.
In the same vein, coach Henry Makinwa expressed confident in the quality of the talents he has at his disposal and have confidence in their ability to compete in the league, while appealing for the support of all to ensure they excel.
The players recruited are Kwara Football Academy’s Adewale Adeyinka, Niger Tornadoes’ trio of Bassey Effiong, Omolayo Ibrahim and Feriyaro Abdullahi, Ifeanyi Ubah’s Eugene Martins and First Bank’s Wasiu Alalade
Others are Gateway United’s Metu Chingozirim, Kwara United’s Kehinde Idowu, Cofine FC’s Anthony Ebuka, COD United’s Stone Evbuomawan, Kogi United duo of Chindo Abubakar and Ernest Governor, MFM FC’s Ikpi Austine and Kwara United duo of Kehinde Idowu and Adeshina Gata.
ABS will open their NPFL campaign against Akwa United at the Kwara Sports Stadium on Sunday, January 15.