With three goals and an assist thus far in the ongoing Governor Masari Pre-Season Competition, Niger Tornadoes latest recruit and kid sensation Oche Josiah is already brimming in confidence ahead of the forthcoming season.
Oche grabbed a brace in the Ikon Allah Boys group game against Garkuwa FC at the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium Katsina to silence the opponent with a spectacular performance that earns him a Man Of The Match Award.
Skilful, energetic, good on the air, strong on the ball, fleet-footed and eyes for goals, are Oche’s natural attributes as a point man, he caught the eyes of Coach Abubakar Bala Mohammed in Kaduna recently during a scouting/screening program and so far hasn’t disappointed.
Receiving his award shortly after the encounter, Oche Josiah says “I’m happy for playing a big part in today’s win, thanks to the technical crew and my colleagues for their immense contribution, thanks especially, to Coach Bala who spotted me and gave me a platform to excel.
“I’m assuring the fans that my goals will help the team to achieve its promotion target they should expect more BANGERS when the season commences”
This is Oche Josiah’s first opportunity playing for a top club side.
Meanwhile, Niger Tornadoes have 7 points from four matches in the ongoing Governor Masari Cup Pre-Season Competition having won 2, drew 1, and lost 1.
The team shall next battle Katsina United B team in the last group game on Friday to determines who qualifies for the Semi-Finals.