Online edition of India's National Newspaper
Thursday, Jun 02, 2011
ePaper | Mobile/PDA Version
Google



Sport

News: ePaper | Front Page | National | Tamil Nadu | Andhra Pradesh | Karnataka | Kerala | New Delhi | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Engagements |
Advts:
Retail Plus | Classifieds | Jobs | Obituary |

Sport - Football Printer Friendly Page   Send this Article to a Friend

Bagan signs up Odafa

KOLKATA: Having finished the season without a title, Mohun Bagan seeks to prepare better for the future bringing in prolific striker Onyeka Okolie Odafa from Churchill Brothers.

The Nigerian goal poacher was presented to the media on Wednesday following a multi-crore deal that was brokered by former star Chima Okerie. Odafa, the top scorer of the I-League in the previous four seasons, has substantially eaten into the team budget as Mohun Bagan tries to reassure its fans about a better start to the upcoming season.

“I was treated like a son by (Alemao) Churchill and I decided to come to Kolkata when Chima assured me that Mohun Bagan would take care of me like my previous club,” Odafa was clear about ensuring his pre-eminent status before securing his move from Goa. — Principal Correspondent

Printer friendly page  
Send this article to Friends by E-Mail



Sport

News: ePaper | Front Page | National | Tamil Nadu | Andhra Pradesh | Karnataka | Kerala | New Delhi | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Engagements |
Advts:
Retail Plus | Classifieds | Jobs | Obituary | Updates: Breaking News |

Sportstar Subscribe


News Update



The Hindu Group: Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Group Sites: The Hindu | The Hindu ePaper | Business Line | Business Line ePaper | Sportstar | Frontline | Publications | eBooks | Images | Ergo | Home |

Copyright 2011, The Hindu. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu