Akwa United midfielder Babatunde Bello was outstanding on his full debut on Sunday.
Bello joined the reining NPFL champions from Sunshine Stars and was named man of the match on his first start for the Promise Keepers in their 1-1 draw with Rivers United in Uyo.
During the game, Bello produced a commanding performance in the heart of Akwa United’s midfield.
Producing a typically solid performance with assets in attack and defence, Bello lit up the game with a third final pass that resulted to their equalizer early into the second half.
His individual stats against Rivers United was simply brilliant
📊 1 third final pass
📊 3 chances created
📊 4 shots on target
📊 91% pass accuracy
📊 4 tackles
📊 3 interceptions
📊 4 successful dribbles in midfield
📊 4 accurate long balls
📊 6 aerial duels won
📊 1 MOTM award
What a way to introduce himself to Akwa United fans.