After month of of uncertainty due to covid19 ravaging the world, which caused the stoppage of the Nigeria Professional Football League 2019/2020 season, Nasarawa United attacking midfielder Onyeka Victor Okoro has extend his stay at Nasarawa United for another season, Felele247.com.ng understands.
The midfielder, who joined from Jigawa Golden Stars in 2017, will continue for a season more with the North central and NPFL giants, having penned down a season-long contract extension this week. The Kafachan was previously linked with another club in the Nigeria Professional Football League.
Victor Okoro had a massive impact at the club since his arrival in 20017. With 20 NPFL appearances. His splendid form saw manager Bala Nkiyu and the management of the club confirm that it was his priority to ensure that the 20-year-old extended his contract with Nasarawa United.
Nasarawa United were on the brink of relegastion to the second division last season, but they managed to find their rhythm late January when they beat Dakkada 3-0 away in Uyo.
“It’s a great feeling to extend my with the solid miners, looking forward to the new season”, he stated.
Nasarawa United Football Club has fixed Wednesday, September 16th, 2020, as resumption date for its players and officials.