Super Eagles defender Ajanah Chinedu Chukwujekwu moves from Nigerian Professional Football League side Katsina United to join a new club in Montenegro OFK Titograd player.
The club release an official statement on their website to announce the young Nigerian defender:
“Ajanah Chinedu Chukwujekwu is new OFK Titograd player. Nineteen year old Nigerian stopper has signed from domestic Katsina United, which finished fourth in Nigerian first league.
“Chinedu has played in Katsina for two seasons in which he played in 32 occasions, and made 6 goals.
“For the national team he did not make his debut in official matches, but he played at friendly matches, especially the duel of Nigeria and Atletico Madrid, when he played against the big names of the Spanish football.”
He featured for the Super Eagles against Spanish La Liga giants Atletico Madrid and was tasked with duty of marking the great Fernando Torres which he did perfectly well.
“I am very happy that I represented my country. I didn’t just make my debut for the national team but I played against a big club like Atletico Madrid and I got the opportunity to mark a legend like Fernando Torres. It was an amazing experience.”
When he was asked if it was a dream come true he confirmed it was duel he looked up to as a child: “Of course yes, it is dream come true for me. Since I was a little child, I was watching Fernando Torres. I never knew that one day I would meet him not to talk of playing against him. In fact I marked him in the match.”
Send your best wishes to Ajanah Chinedu Chukwujekwu as he moves to Europe… Thanks