Defender, Romanus Orjinta who once played and won CAF Champions League for Enyimba in 2003 is dead; he was found dead in his Enugu home on New Year's eve.

The 33 year-old defender's absence was noticed by neighbours who had not seen him in public for a while.

No information surrounding his untimely death has given out.

Orjinta was capped at full international level for Nigeria 13 times and player across several Nigerian clubs including  Heartland, Niger Tornadoes etc. He ahd a short stint in Norway.