Abia Warriors name Henry Makinwa as successor to Emmanuel Deutsch

Abia Warriors have appointed Henry Makinwa as their new coach.

New Abia Warriors head coach Henry Makinwa at the club’s training ground on Monday

The former ABS FC coach succeeds Cameroonian Emmanuel Deutsch, whose contract expired at the end of last season.

“We’ve appointed Henry Olufosoye Makinwa as our New Manager Of The club to tinker the team in the 2018/19 @LMCNPFL (Nigeria Professional Football League),” the Umuahia club announced on Twitter.

Makinwa, 41, has signed a one-year contract with the club.

He took charge of his first Abia Warriors training session as head coach today.