Nigeria Professional Football League former champions Plateau United have announced that the club has signed 12 new players to bolster the squad ahead of the new Nigeria Professional Football League season which is yet to get a kickoff date.
In a statement released by the team, it was announced that twelve new players are coming in, including Tosin Omoyele.
“According to a statement by the Media Officer of the Club, Albert Dakup the decision to sign the twelve new players is to replace those who were released from the club at the end of last season.
“Dakup explained that the newly recruited players who were scouted by the technical crew in the outgone season include three attackers, five midfielders, two defenders and two goalkeepers.
“The statement adds that the new players participated in two weeks rigorous training sessions and three pre-season friendly matches in order to ascertain their fitness level before they sign their contract.
“Prominent among the newly recruited players are former Katsina United and Enyimba of Aba striker Chinedu Udechukwu and Sunday Anthony a midfielder from relegated Elkanemi Warriors of Maiduguri.
“Others are goalkeeper Anozie Chinedu, Ikefe Andrew, Buhari Ibrahim, Paul Uche, Emeka Nnaji, Umar Abba, Isa Ndala and Nenrot Silas.
“Among the twelve newly recruited players are Bola Bamigbelu who is joining from a club in Cyprus and goalkeeper Godfrey Amooh from Ghana while Tosin Omoyele who is returning from Egypt after completing a six months loan”.
The team will intensify their preparations for the new season when they feature in the famous annual pre-season tournament rename the Taiwo Ogunjobi Gold Cup in Ilorin on the 29th of this month.