Capital Oil boss Ifeanyi Ubah has proven that he can walk his talk with his new investment in the round leather game. The billionaire businessman has just acquired Gabros International Football Club for over a billion Naira. Though the man of immense influence has been giving support to the team that came out of his Nnewi, Anambra hometown, but now, he has decided totake charge of its control formally.
Those who know the oil czar will readily attest to the fact that he loves football and he has many of Africa top players as personal friend.
Gabros International Football Club is a Nigerianfootball club based in the city of Nnewi currently playing in the Nigeria Premier League The team originally played games in Aba but moved back to Nnewi in 2005. They were promoted to the Nigerian Premier League within seven months of being founded in 1997, the fastest promotion in Nigerian football history. Their best finish in the highest level was 6th place in 2000. They won promotion back in 2014 after finishing 2nd in the Division 1B of the Nigerian second level.