Sporting Lagos Signs Ekene Olisema, Rejects Rivers United Offer

by: Evolve


NPL newcomers, Sporting Lagos, have stunned the football world with their latest acquisition.

The club has successfully secured the signature of former Warri Wolves captain, Ekene Nero Olisema.

This significant signing demonstrates Sporting Lagos’ ambition and determination to compete at the highest level.

Under the guidance of Coach Paul Offor, Sporting Lagos has been relentless in bolstering their squad for the upcoming season.

The 23-year-old midfielder, Ekene, has committed to a two-year contract, despite receiving a more lucrative offer from the reigning NPL champions, Rivers United.

Although the exact signing fee remains undisclosed, it is believed that Sporting Lagos will make an official announcement soon.

Ekene’s decision to join Sporting Lagos showcases his belief in the club’s vision and project, emphasizing his leadership qualities both on and off the field.

Sporting Lagos has been active in the transfer market, with Ekene’s arrival marking their second major signing.

The club previously secured the services of Junior Lokosa on a short-term deal. With these impressive additions to their roster, Sporting Lagos aims to make a strong impact in the top flight.




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