By: Timothy Aiyeku
Kenneth Otabor, born May 13 2002, is an attacking Midfield player who grew through the ranks before moving to Asia on a sports scholarship and now playing professionally with Iwate Grulla Morioka in the J2 League.
He was among the Zenith Bank future eagles and was invited to the Nigeria U17 team in 2019.
He has scored 3 goals and 1 assist in 9 appreances for this first team till date.
In the Japanese media he is been compared to Belgium Midfield Maestro Kevin De Bruyne. He has been scouted by Borussia Dortmund that has ties with his current team and he is eligible to play for the national U23 Olympic team led by Coach Salisu Yusuf.
Nigeria is indeed blessed with young talents dominating all around the world, Kenneth Otabor, a graduate of IB Sports Dreams FC of abuja is certainly one of the brightest talents around the world.