NPFL: Junior Lokosa out for the rest of the season

Published on: 09 April 2023

Star striker, Junior Lokosa of Remo Stars will be out for the rest of the season following a successful surgery on his arm, reports.

The former Kano Pillars player sustained an arm injury in his side's Nigeria Premier Football League match day 11 encounter with El Kanemi Warriors in Maiduguri where the Sky Blue Stars won 1-2.

Remo Stars disclosed the news of his injury in a tweet prior to the game against Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan on Sunday 9, April.


Lokosa got injured in his first start for the Ikenne based side in the 14th minute of the game and was replaced by Andy Okpe.

The experienced striker joined the Sky Blue Stars at the end of March ahead of the resumption of the second stanza of the league, playing just two matches against Nasarawa United as an 83rd minute substitute and the match against El Kanemi Warriors.


By Uche Dozie