Ifeanyi Ubah F.C.

FC Ifeanyi Ubah was founded following the acquisition of Gabros international Football Club by Sen. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah. The Club was originally known as Iyayi Football Club of Benin City, before its acquisition by Chief Gabriel Chukwuma and renamed Gabros International Football Club.

Full nameFootball Club Ifeanyi Ubah[1]
Nickname(s)"Anambra Warriors" “NPFL Galacticos”
Founded2015
GroundFC Ifeanyi Ubah Stadium Umudim
Nnewi, Anambra, Nigeria
Capacity15,000
ChairmanPrince Chukwuma D. Ubah
ManagerUche Okagbue
LeagueNigeria Professional League
20196th
WebsiteClub website

FC Ifeanyi Ubah has its headquarters at 21 Nnobi Road, Nnewi, Anambra State. On 6 November 2016, the club defeated Nasarawa United FC on penalties to clinch a historic Federation Cup at Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos. Since the split of Anambra State in 1991, no football club from the State had ever won the trophy.

F.C. Ifeanyi Ubah is one of the few privately run football clubs in the country. The club has gained massive success as a newly formed club garnering droves of fans all around the south eastern part of Nigeria and around the Country at large.

The Media Officer of the Club is Engr Ikenna Nwokedi while the Stadium Announcer is Josh Immanuel Ike-Okoli.

Current squad

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 GK Nwakanma Edwin Emeka
4 MF Olamilekan Aniyikaye
5 MF Onyekachi Akakem
7 FW Okereke Maduabuchi
8 FW Medrano Tamen
9 Koffi Boakye
11 MF Cyril Edum
12 GK Uche Okafor
13 DF Thompson Emmanuel
15 FW William Silva
17 FW Godwin Obaje
18 MF Mohammed Suleiman
No. Position Player
20 DF Chibuzor Okonkwo
21 GK Ikechukwu Ezenwa
23 DF Mbonu Ikechukwu
24 Andrew Adada
26 FW Pascal Seka
27 FW Sasere Franklin
32 FW Onyedikachi Bright
29 Lukman Abdulkareem
30 MF Elu Wilson
31 Precious Omodu
34 Fabrice Ngoma
35 MF Nico Dao
25 FW Okoro Emmanuel

Achievements

2014.
  • NEROS Anambra FA CUP: 4
2015, 2016, 2017, 2018.
  • Nigerian Federation Cup: 1
2016.

Amount paid to Gabros international undisclosed. 2015

References

  • "Official website".


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