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OFFICIAL: Chelsea, Nigerian-Eligible Midfielder Joins New Club

Chelsea and Nigeria-eligible midfielder, Tariq Uwakwe has joined new club ahead of next season. The young creative left footed midfielder joins Accrington Stanley on loan for 2020-21 season.

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Though the 20-year-old is of Nigeria root but he was a member of the England Under-18 age group that won the Toulon Tournament with the Young Lions in 2017.

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Chelsea released an official statement on their website to announce Uwakwe's loan move away from the club.

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"Tariq Uwakwe has today completed a season-long loan move to Accrington Stanley," the club stated.

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"Uwakwe will spend the 2020/21 campaign at the Crown Ground following a season in which he featured 11 times for our development squad as they were crowned Premier League 2 champions. It will be his first taste of senior football."

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Drop your best wishes for Uwakwe in the comment section below as he joins Accrington Stanley on loan from Chelsea... Thanks

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