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Chidinma Okeke: Nigeria youngster on joining Madrid from FC Robo Queens

REIMS, FRANCE - JUNE 05: Chidinma Okeke of Nigeria poses for a portrait during the official FIFA Women's World Cup 2019 portrait session at Hotel Mercure Reims Centre Cathedrale on June 05, 2019 in Reims, France. (Photo by Ben Radford - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

Samuel Ahmadu Correspondent

The defender has completed her first professional move to Spain after putting pen to paper at the Madrid based outfit

Spain’s Liga Iberdrola side Madrid have secured the services of Chidinma Okeke from Nigeria Women’s Premier League side FC Robo Queens on a one-year deal with a 12-month extension option.

Okeke arrived in Spain on Monday after ending a productive long journey with her Lagos based childhood side. She had finished her medicals before finalizing her contract with Madrid on Friday.

The 19-year-old starred at the 2019 Women’s World Cup as she featured in four games and provided a brilliant assist to see Nigeria to the Round of 16 for the first time in 20 years in France.

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