Alberico Barbosa joins Akwa United
Akwa United FC have completed the signing of Alberico Barbosa Da Silva into their folds ahead of the start of 2018-2019 Nigeria Professional Football season.
The Brazilian striker arrived Uyo on Monday morning after agreeing terms with the Promise Keepers and have since joined the rest of the squad for training.
Alberico who played for FC Ifeanyi Ubah and Abia Warriors was known for his direct attacking style of play and tricky dribble runs which makes him a nightmare to all opponents during his stints in Nigeria.
The Brazilian made his debut in the
Nigeria domestic topflight with FC Ifeanyi Ubah in the 2015/2016 season along side five other players from the South American football World super powers.