Ex Nigeria International Kelechi Emetole Dies Of Cancer

Late Kelechi Emetole
BY GODWIN AIKIGBE
Renowned coach and former Nigeria international, Kelechi Emetole is no more.
Nicknamed ‘Caterpillar’ Emetole, 66, passed in the early hours of Wednesday  in an Ibadan hospital , where he was receiving treatment for throat cancer, which left him bedridden for several months.
Emetole, who made his Nigeria debut in 1975 and played 12 times with the then Green Eagles, had an average coaching career, handling the reins at Heartland, Rangers International, El-Kanemi Warriors, Bendel Insurance among others.