From Esther Akaa, Lafia
Nasarawa United Football Club (FC) has signed six (6) new players as the club prepares for the 2022/2023 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season.
A statement issued on Saturday by the Media Officer of Nasarawa United FC, Mr Eche Amos said the signing of the new players took place on Friday at the club’s house in Lafia, the state capital.
Amos said the list include three new players, two goalkeepers and a former player, who earlier pitched tent elsewhere last campaign.
“The new signings are Sulaiman Jamilu, an attacker from Niger Tornadoes FC of Minna; right full-back, Victor Dennis, from Plateau United FC; central defender, Benjamin Fredrick, from ABS FC of Ilorin, Kwara State, while goalkeepers, Yinka David and Jerry Isaac both joined from Niger Tornadoes FC of Minna and Mountain of Fire and Miracles Centre Football Club, MFM FC, of Lagos, respectively.
“Homeboy and attacker, Anas Yusuf, returned to the Solid Miners’ squad following a spell with Wikki Tourists FC of Bauchi last term.
“The squad numbers of the new signings will be confirmed in due course,” he said.
Amos also disclosed that the club will sign a few more players in the coming days to solidify its squad.
He, noted that the team had already lined up some graded pre-season games to blend the new acquisitions with existing players, in order to keep them in fine form ahead of the new league season.