NPFL: Lobi Stars reveal three new club signings

Published on: 08 January 2023

Lobi Stars of Makurdi have revealed three out of the players added to the Squad ahead of the 2022/2023 season on Saturday.

The Makurdi based club took to their Twitter handle to make the announcement.


"Introducing some of our new arrivals. Tested and trusted! Orji Kalu, Chinedu Sunday and Samuel Matthias. Kalu and Matthias have experience playing for Nigeria. And Matthias is making a return.", the tweet read.

Defender, Orji Kalu joined from Akwa United in September. He had played previously fo Kano Pillars and Rangers International of Enugu.

Striker Samuel Mathias was a player of Plateau United before returning to Lobi which he left in the 2021/2022 season.

Chinedu Sunday, from Heartland to Lobi Stars is a defender who also played for Kano Pillars in the 2021 season.

Meanwhile, in preparation for the new season, Lobi Stars defeated Jekins Sporting Academy 3-0 in a friendly played on Saturday at the Aper Aku Stadium.

Experienced Nigerian forward, Nanen Imenger, Alex Jerry and Emeka Obiora got the goals.

Uche Dozie