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Villarreal Star Visits His Former Nigerian Team

Villarreal forward, Samuel Chukwueze visited his former team, Diamond Academy in Umuahia to encourage the players and see his former team manager. The Europa League winner was a guest at the team's training ground


Samuel Chukwueze became prominent after winning the bronze ball at the FIFA U-17 world cup in 2015 when Nigeria won the tournament. Samuel went to the world cup as a Diamond Academy player and from there, he moved to Villarreal

He was received by the players and management of the team and its technical adviser, Chijioke Osague. Samuel Chukwueze was injured and could not play for Villarreal in the final game in Gdansk, where Unai Emery's side beat Manchester United in a thrilling final

The player is recuperating from injury and walks with crutches but that has not stopped him from moving around to encourage players since his return to the country. He offered encouragement and advice to the players. In his remarks, the team manager thanked him for the visit and wished him a quick recovery from injury and a successful campaign next season

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Chijioke Osague Diamond Academy Europa League Samuel Chukwueze Umuahia

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