A complete midfielder is regarded as one who is an absolute workaholic, who can work althrough the game duration in the middle of the park and is always alive to his offensive and defensive duties.
A quality midfielder with above mentioned qualities over time has been rare to see in the Nigeria Professional football league as the only player with such attribute still in action is League veteran and Kano Pillars skipper, Rabiu Ali but sadly, age is no longer on his side.
Matchday 10 of the Nigeria Professional football league witnessed a double header in the ancient city of Okigwe as Heartland fc went toe to toe with Lobi Stars while the second game was an 'Oriental Derby' between Abia Warriors against Rangers Int'l.
Heartland defeated its opponents by two unreplied goals but one thing remained key and one of the talking points in the game which is the unravel of a new gem and breed of midfielder who featured for the 'Naze Millionaires.
Heartland jersey number 31, Kelechi Chimezie, was an absolute sensational in the keenly contested fixture, the young Heartland midfielder was pivotal to the Naze Millionaires clinch of maximum points.
Popularly known as, 88.8, the young energetic lad who by virtue of having his debut in the current Nigeria Professional football league campaign singular handedly gifted his side all maximum points at stake on matcbday 10.
The former Gateway Fc midfielder shone like a millionaire stars as he piloted the affairs of the team from the middle of the park, picking second balls, launching rapid counter attack and dislodging the opponents while on transition.
Paired along experienced Chidera Eze, the midfielder was virtually everywhere winning aerial duels and completed most successful passes.
Many football enthusiasts couldn't hide their love for the energetic midfielder as many dubbed him 'NPFL Artruo Vidal' for his single ability to run box to box, a quality which is rare amongst many Nigeria players in the league.
If maintain the momentum and tempo, the young boy from the city of Aba will one day take the football world by storm as he is unmatchable so far in the league.
As we applaud the young Heartland Fc player, many thanks to one of Nigeria's most influential intermediary cum agent, Daniel Eke, who unravelled this great gem and brought him into limelight.
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