Jigawa Golden Stars Football Club have place ten (10) players on transfer from the current squad as they begin a new quest in the Nigeria Professional Football League 2019/2020 season after securing one of the Nigeria elite league tickets alongside Adamawa United, Akwa Starlet and Warri Wolves after beating hard-fighting NAF Rockets FC of Abuja in the Nigeria National in Makurdi late July.

The statement was made available to the media department by the Team’s manager Alhaji Issa Dodo.
He disclosed that “ a decision was made after rigorous meeting with the team head coach, head of scout and the back-room staff”
“We use each players performance data during the last season to see if they will be able to continue with us or not”
“We wish the affected players best of luck in their future endeavours”, He concluded.

PLAYERS ON TRANSFER ARE AS FOLLOWS
Emmanuel Richard
Abdulmajeed Maskala
Ansaru Abubakar
Mohammed Sagir
Jesse Lazarus
Abdulrasheed Shehu
Enyia Amagbo
Riki Dickson
Kalu Nkpa

RETAINED PLAYERS ARE AS FOLLOWS
GOALKEEPERS
Kenneth Christopher
Aminu Isiyaku
DEFENDERS
Bilah Yakubu
Kamal Gambo
Alananan Peter
Ibrahim Umar
Olarewaju Rahman
Moses Ibrahim
Echiya Johnson
MIDFIELDERS
Richard Christopher
Samuel Mailabari
Danburan Adukadir
Yusuf Mohammed
Sale Ibrahim
Austin Godwin
Jamiu Danjuma
Hassan Mohammed.
ATTACKERS
Abdullahi Musa
Mujahid Ibrahim
Ali Musa
Emeka Obiora

Meanwhile, the management has declared 10 days break for the players to rest and have the opportunity to celebrate Sallah with their families
Players are advised to return to the club camp on the 16th/17th of August for the preparation for the new Nigeria Professional Football League 2019/2020 season.

By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde

Twitter @profseunoyediji