DFA best left back 2016/2017 Chisom Kizito moves to Abia Warriors FC of Umuahia on a one year loan deal being the second player from DFA to play for in Nigerian Premier Side and also the second DFA player to play for AWFC after U23 CAF Champion Chukwwuebuka Iroha.
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DFA graduate Samuel Chukwueze CS8 who moved to Villarreal FC has been enjoying his play there after winning their last weekend match 3-1 against a spanish side.
The U17 world cup winner has been instrumental in their past matches and promised to schedule a live interview with Diamond TV before the end of the month.
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Ugba F,C was crowned champions of Martin Ikechukwu Apugo (MIA) Cup 2017 after a win in a penalty shootout with Nkata F,C.
Ugba Football Club Makes History as the First Club to lift MIA Cup
MIA Cup is an initiative introduced by the President of Diamond Football Academy Honorable Martin Ikechukwu Apugo in view to encourage and get the youths of the street. Hon. MIA cup 2017 started from November and ended in December 29th 2017 with scouts from abroad picking talented players for future career in Europe.
The New Year has come and we’re happy to say that its been a wonderful 2017, we have worked together as a team, as an institution and above all as a family. We have achieved so much together from our major acquisition of CD Portosantense, transfer deals, improvements in all round developments of the players and also in constant improvements of all our facilities. i say its been a great year and i say big thank you to the management team, staff, players and our beloved fans for their unquestionable support and strength to strive for greatness and perfection.
DFA Technical Director Tony Adiele, the first manager to give DFA her first trophy (international cup) at Iber Cup 2013 Portugal Turns 51 today.
Chukwuebuka Iroha popularly known as Ebuka and many call him baba Diouf because of his hair color is one of DFA decorated player. Ebuka was among the first set of players admitted into the Academy in 2012 and ever since has developed wonderfully into a magnificent player over the years as a lad.
Today another history kicks in as Diamond Football Academy humbles Abia Warriors FC with a lone goal at Abia Warriors Stadium Umuahia.
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DFA held Abia Warriors FC on a half time draw throughout the first half of the game with lots of pressures coming from the Diamonds, for some time time the match between DFA and AWFC has always ended in a full time draw but today was a big turn around to that event.
"Giving hope to the young and talented, creating Football that is entertaining, refreshing and unimaginably near perfection is mission of Diamond Football Academy Umuahia. Diamond Football Academy will continue to create world class players"
Ikechukwu Martin Apugo
Diamond Football Academy Umuahia is the No1 Football Academy In Nigeria centered mainly at creating players that will shake the world with extra ordinary football that is assumed not to be of this world giving rise to perfection and conduct both in and out of the pitch.