6 Kaduna Ace Academy players pen lucrative Turkey contracts
By; Jacob Onjewu Dickson.
Six players of Kaduna based Ace Football Academy have each been signed on two years lucrative contracts by different division two teams in Turkey.
This was discovered by New Nigerian Sports, when keeping a tab on football academies located within Kaduna.
According to the General Manager of the academy, Murtala Mohammed Raji, who refused to disclose the cash involved, but assured that the deals are good, the top among the players are former U-23 star, Peter Obochi, former U-20 player, Saheed Abdulganiyu.
Other youngsters that were fortunate in the deal are Lawal Shehu Lawal, Suleiman Danladi, Abdulsalam Abdulsalam and Kingsley Obeikwu.
Raji informed that the academy went on the trials with eight players, out of which six were outstanding and grabbed by different clubs.
He explained that the other two were asked to step up their game, but hopefully, would be signed later in the year.
When asked how long they were with the academy before they got the foreign clubs, he said that they spent an average of three years, training with the academy at their Ahmadu Belo Stadium, Kaduna ground.