Super Eagles new star quit club over salary

Super Eagles By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 26/09/2018

FC Naija

Super Eagles new star Olamilekan Adeleye has quit Nigeria Professional Football League outfit FC Ifeanyiubah over salary issue.

The defender wrote a letter to the club side via his agent Sporteo informing the Nnewi club that he now a free agent following a breach of contract which he copied FIFA, NFF, LMC as well as FIFPRO.

According to SCORENigeria claiming that Adeleye and his agent has sent several notices to the management of FC Ifeanyiubah without know respond on the matter but Nigeria international who end his senior cap against Liberia early this month has been salaries totalling 2.8 million Naira for several months.

Sporteo has sighted all the correspondences beginning with that of July 19, 2018 with follow-up letter of August 6, 2018, was a final warning for the salaries to be paid up after which the letter of September 5, which terminated the player’s contract after invoking the FIFA law concerning failure for a club to meet up with their financial obligations.

“In the case of a club unlawfully failing to pay at least two monthly salaries on their due dates, the player will be deemed to have a just cause to terminate his contract, provided that he has put the debtor club in default in writing and has granted a deadline of at least 15 days for the debtor club to fully comply with its financial obligation(s),” Sporteo stated in a notice to the club.