Nigerian midfielder, Azubuike Okechukwu, who laces his boots for Yeni Malatyaspor in the Turkish Lig 1, has been named in the Team of the Year after the current campaign, AOIFootball.com can report.
The Katsina-born midfielder helped his team gain promotion to the Turkish Super Lig after accruing 61 points from 34 matches.
“Feeling very honoured to be named in the Turkish Lig 1 Team of the Year, thanks to God, my teammates and the fans. Can’t wait for the Super Lig,”. Azubuike wrote on his official twitter page.
The club also has on parade AFCON 2013 winner, Sunday Mba and Austin Amutu.