JOHN SAM OBUH

Chairman

Brief info

John Sam Obuh is a Nigerian football manager and administrator. He is the current Chairman of Abia Warriors Football Club of Umuahia.

Obuh, born in Ohafia, Abia State on the 21st March 1960 was a former footballer who played for 14 years between 1981- 1995 for clubs in Nigeria.

The former footballer is an accomplished football technocrat with an illustrious track record spanning over 29 years as a coach, manager and administrator.

His wealth of experience includes coaching stints with the Nigerian National Team at the U17, U20 levels and eight different clubs in the Nigeria Premier Football League, the highest level of club football in the country.

Coach Obuh's vision extends beyond the boundaries of the playing field, the 63 year-old is committed to creating value in the sports sector in Nigeria and at the world stage.

The administrator won the 2010 WAFU Club Championship- Champion (with Sharks F.C.) and finished Runners-up in the 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup.