Emotional tributes have poured in from NPFL Players, Ex-Teammates and fans of Former Enyimba and Kano pillars player, Chinedu Udoji who died in a road accident two years ago.
Udoji, who completed a move to Kano Pillars in the summer transfer window of 2018 enjoyed a trophy laden career with Enyimba.
He was was the Captain of the Aba base club, where he won two NPFL league titles, two Federations Cups and reached the semi-final of the 2011 African Champions League.
However, he was involved in a ghastly accident few hours after playing in a 1-1 draw for pillars against his former club Enyimba on 18th February, 2018.
Warri wolves player and beach soccer legend, Abu Azeez shared a picture taken from the memorial game in a tweet:
Continue resting in peace …. chinedu udoji 🙏🙏🙏🙏 pic.twitter.com/UFcSHFKEI3
— IG »»» officialzeez (@iamzeezaga) February 18, 2020
Kano Pillars striker, Nyima Nwagua posted a picture of Chinedu Udoji on his Status with the caption ” continue to rest well legend.”
Meanwhile, NNL side, Zamfara FC also put up a tweet for the late defender;
On this day 2 years ago Chinedu Udoji died in an auto crash.
He was a gentleman on and off the pitch. A great leader and true professional.
— FC Zamfara (@FcZamfara) February 18, 2020
Football fans also paid tribute to the former Defender on different social media platforms.