Ikorodu United Announce Ike Shorunmu Signing – Former Super Eagles goalkeeper Ike Shorunmu has joined Nigerian Premier Football League side, Ikorodu United.
46-year old Shorunmu, who was the Super Eagles number 1 at the 2002 World Cup in Korea/Japan, joins the the team as a goalkeeping coach.
“The management of Ikorodu United is glad to announce the addition of new assistant coach and goal keeper trainee, Shakiru Giwa and Ike Shoromu,” a statement from the team read.
Ikorodu United is currently 19th in the league, with the only team below them the suspended Giwa FC. The club faces 12th placed MFM FC at the Agege stadium on Saturday.
It will be Shorunmu’s third stint at an NPFL club, following previous roles at Enyimba FC and Heartland FC. He joins a new set up at Ikorodu United under new manager Theo De Jong, who was appointed last week.