As earlier reported by The Eagle Online, the defender died after a clash between Kano Pillars and his former club, Enyimba FC of Aba, in Kano on Sunday in a Nigeria Professional Football League match.
Udoji, a central defender, died in a ghastly motor accident Sunday night, some hours after playing in the club’s home 1-1 draw with visiting Enyimba International FC of Aba.
The Premier League champions have recovered from a poor run of form, winning consecutive matches over West Bromwich Albion in the league and Hull City in the FA Cup.
The central defender starred in Pillar’s 1-1 draw against Enyinba at the Sani Abacha Stadium
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the entertaining Match Day 9 encounter played at the Lafia Township Stadium saw the hosts missing a series of clear scoring chances.
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The league organising body, in a report on its website, said the decision was an unprecedented application of the Nigeria Professional Football League Framework and Rules
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