The club proudly announces the signing of Paul Obata, a 27-year-old left winger, who joins on a free transfer.
This strategic acquisition is set to fortify Bendel Insurance as they aim to conquer both domestic and continental competitions in the upcoming season.
Obata’s First Acquisition of the Season:
Paul Obata’s transfer marks Bendel Insurance’s first major signing of the season.
The undisclosed fee and one-year contract have officially tied the gifted winger to the Benin Gunners for the entire upcoming season.
Obata’s Journey in Nigerian Football:
Paul Obata’s football journey has been both eventful and promising. His career commenced with Rio Ave FC U-19 team in 2014, and he subsequently moved to Akwa United in 2018.
After a successful three-year stint, he briefly joined MFM FC before making a significant switch to Warri Wolves.
He continued his football odyssey by moving to Kanemi Warriors, and ultimately, in the 2022/23 campaign, he showcased his talent at Gombe United.
A Valuable Addition to Bendel Insurance:
With his diverse and rich experience, Obata brings valuable expertise to Bendel Insurance.
As the reigning FA Cup champions aim for further glory, his skills and contributions are highly anticipated by both fans and management alike.
Privilege and Gratitude Expressed by Paul Obata:
Upon joining Bendel Insurance, Paul Obata expressed his enthusiasm and gratitude.
He considers it a tremendous privilege to be part of the prestigious Benin-based club and eagerly looks forward to showcasing his skills to help achieve the team’s goals.
As the new season approaches and continental competitions loom, Obata exudes confidence in Bendel Insurance’s ability to achieve significant success.
Obata’s Vision for the Future:
“What I’ve to give is my best for the team. Its a very nice team. I trained with them yesterday and today. They were actually good and will help in my career. I believe Bendel Insurance is the club I want to play for this season,” Obata said with optimism.
Bendel Insurance’s Ambitions for the CAF Confederation’s Cup:
With the addition of Paul Obata, Bendel Insurance aims to strengthen their squad further and mount a formidable challenge in the upcoming CAF Confederation’s Cup.
The team’s management and supporters are eager to witness Obata’s impact on the field, and they believe his presence will be a game-changer for their continental campaign.