Former Super Eagles defender, Uche Okechukwu, who was a member of the all-conquering Super Eagles squad to the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations in Tunisia, before shaking the world by reaching the Second Round of the Fifa World Cup USA ‘94, is now a professional hunter.
Twitter user @Imamdimam who shared a tweet about Uche Okechukwu who had 50 caps for Nigeria before retiring, thanked Enyinnaya Apollos for rediscovering him. He tweeted;
I’ve always wondered where ex Super Eagles dependable defender, Uche Okechukwu, has been. The gentle giant is in Abia State. He said he’s a professional hunter now. Thanks Enyinnaya Apollos for rediscovering him. What a player he was!
Uche Okechukwu was honoured as the foreign player, who played in Turkey for the longest period of time (13 years. He even went on to obtain Turkish citizenship under the name Deniz Uygar.