Ifeanyi Matthew Kano Pillars midfielder joins Norwegian side, Lillestrom

Ifeanyi Matthew of Kano Pillars have joined Norwegian side, Lillestrom, signing a three-year-deal.

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Ifeanyi Matthew play Ifeanyi Matthew joins Lillestrom (Twitter)
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Kano Pillars midfielder, Ifeanyi Matthew has signed a three-year-contract with Norwegian side, Lillestrom.

Rated as one of the best players of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) the Kano Pillars midfielder was on Thursday, July 28 presented as a new signing by Lillestrom. 

Ifeanyi Matthew play Ifeanyi Matthew was presented by the club on Thursday, July 28 (Twitter)


Matthew was also one of Nigeria’s best players at the 2016 African Nations Championships.

The former Flying Eagles star won the Africa Youth Championship with Nigeria in Senegal.

Lots were expected from the midfielder ahead of U-20 World Cup in New Zealand before an injury ruled him out after Nigeria’s first game.

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