Former Enyimba Captain Dies in Car Crash

Reports reaching this blog has it that Kano Pillars defender and former captain of Enyimba International of Aba, Chinedu Udoji gave up the ghost this morning following a car crash in Kano.

The no-nonsense central defender was Man of the Match in Sunday's NPFL Week 9 match against his former club Enyimba, which ended in a 1-1 draw at the Sani Abacha stadium, Kano.

Official confirmation from Kano Pillars indicates that the crash occurred after Udoji visited his former team mates after the game.

He was reportedly heading back to the Pillars club house after he visited the hotel of Enyimba when he was involved in the crash which cost him his life.