Abia Warriors FC has signed 18 years old Uzorji Christian Uzochukwu from NLO Division 1 clubside Like-Minds FC of Gwagwalada, Abuja.
The official signing of the utility player who can play effectively in both the defensive and attacking midfield, as well as wing backs, was conducted on Wednesday 28 September in Umuahia.
Uzorji Christian was part of the Like-Minds FC team that played and gained promotion to the NLO Division 1 League from Division 2.
Confirming this in Abuja, the Chairman of Like-Minds FC Babatunde Bocknor was full of appreciation to the management of the Abia Warriors FC especially the Chairman Pastor Emeka Inyama for his desire to ensure that grassroot players that are naturally endowed are given the opportunity to show case their talents at the highest level.
Continuing, Barrister Bocknor believed that the potentials of player would be fully harness in the team for the benefit of the country in the nearest future. He finally appreciated their technical partners, ECN Global for facilitating the move.
Like-Minds FC of Gwagwalada Abuja is an NLO 1 which was established with a major aim of giving grassroots players the opportunity of showcasing their talents to a greater height.
The team gained promotion to the elite division of the Nationwide League after a season in the NLO Division 2.