Austine Obaroakpo: I’m back and better

Austine Obaroakpo
Austine Obaroakpo
(Last Updated On: 2017-05-30)

Adeboye Amosu

Abia Warriors captain, Austine Obaroakpo is ecstatic to return to action again for the club following an injury ravaged campaign, reports

The centre-back has rarely featured for the Umuahia-based outfit this season due to illness and a toe injury.

After missing the club’s last 15 games, the dependable defender make a glorious return to action last Sunday helping his team record a comprehensive 4-0 win against oriental rivals, Enugu Rangers at the Umuahia Township Stadium.

He revealed to that he is looking forward to playing on a regular basis for the modest side for the rest of the season.

“To say i missed playing footbal will be an understatement,”the experience defender stated in a chat with

“It was tough watching my team-mates play without really having the chance to help them on the pitch.

“But i thank God everything is in the past now and i can look forward to a great time ahead.

“The win against Rangers makes it a memorable comeback for me and i hope we do well in subsequent games.”

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