Prince Samuel Udofia
A football scout and national team coordinator
Prince Samuel Udofia, a native of Abak, is a football scout with a special eye for spotting young talents. He traverses the length and breadth of Nigeria looking for young prospects to bring to the limelight. He’s a familiar face at community football matches, street soccer competitions, secondary school matches and at football academies across the country.
He’s been credited with discovering some of many Nigerian young stars like Victor Osimhen, Samuel Chukwueke, Etim Charles, Peter Ukeme Olawale and many others who have since moved on to become professional footballers. Prince Udofia is an insider in the Nigerian age-grade football. He has served as team coordinator of the Under -17 National Team, the Golden Eaglets for more than seven years. He had built a successful supply route between amateur clubs, football academies and communities to the national age-grade football teams.
Prince Udofia is a graduate of the University of
Port Harcourt. He played amateur football with Michelin FC, Port Harcourt, which for many years was a training ground for upcoming footballers and produced stars like Joseph Yobo.
Akwa Ibom Celebrates a great national football scout.