After an illustrious decade-long tenure with Bayelsa Queens, this transfer marks an important moment in her distinguished career.
Uzoamaka Igwe’s commitment to the team has been instrumental in propelling Bayelsa Queens to numerous triumphs.
She was named captain of the side just last season and her leadership qualities were exemplified as she led the team to victory, clinching the WAFU ZONE B title in 2022 and the coveted TINGO Cup in 2023.
The defender has also donned the team’s colors at international level with pride, contributing to medal-winning campaigns in the CAF Women’s Champions League.
Beyond her strength on the pitch, Igwe Uzoamaka stands as a genuine role model for a lot of young footballers, inspiring a generation of young girls.
Her tenacity, competitive spirit, and dedication have made her an icon both within the club and in Nigerian Women League.
Bayelsa Queens expressed profound gratitude to the player on their Facebook Page for her relentless dedication and passion for the team, which have enriched the club and community.
“She is a true leader, a fierce competitor, and a role model for many young girls who aspire to play football. We are very proud of Igwe Uzoamaka and we wish her all the best in her new adventure with Wadi Degla,” the team wrote.
Uzoamaka Igwe will surely remain an integral part of the Bayelsa Queens family despite her departure for a bigger career ahead.