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Panevėžys football club becomes’s midfield Joshua Akpudjei. Football players belonging to the Daugavpils BFC “Daugavpils” and playing in the capital club of Aukštaitija on a hire basis were purchased by the “Jablonec” team, which competes in the Czech Championship.
Akpudje played on loan in Lithuania, but this season the rights to the footballer belong to Panevėžys, so after reaching a joint agreement with the Latvian club, the Nigerian player’s contract was terminated. Named with Panevėžys and purchased by the Czech team. .
The path of a football player from Nigeria is far from pink: in his teens he had to sell water bottles on the streets and 3-4 years ago he failed to establish himself in the screenings of Slovenia, Croatia and the Czech Republic. . President of the Club of the Last Country. The coach advised Akpudje to retire from football and get to know himself in another field.
The midfielder has already arrived in the Czech Republic and is in contact with fk-panevezys.lt Website Thank you everyone for the wonderful time they spent in Panevėžys.
“These months spent at Panevėžys are great. Everyone greeted me with joy and wished me good luck and I also had the opportunity to play in Europe, which is one of my dreams.
It’s hard to say goodbye to my house because I thought I would stay here until the end of the season, but every road has an end. “I want to thank the fans, staff, coaches, players, managers and the Daugavpils club from the bottom of my heart who have become the beginning of my journey in Europe,” Akpudje said as he said goodbye.
The 24-year-old has scored one goal and provided 22 assists in the Optibet A League, as well as two appearances in the UEFA Conference League and the Hegelmann LFF Cup.
“Joshua is an honest man, no different from him. He attracted a lot of people to him – he had a lot of charm and fans, mostly kids, came to ask for his card. He stayed after training, never complained, worked extra and came first. He seems to be a professional by birth. “He was a great man. It was a shame to part ways.” Bronius Vaitiekunas.
After one of the key players of the season leaves the club, the search for potential new players to strengthen the team during the remaining key battles of 2022 has begun.
Panevėžys Football Club would like to thank Akpudje for his efforts in training and defending the honor of the Aukštaitija’s team and wish him the best of luck in his future career.