The Former Green Eagles Defender played for Enugu Rangers, and was also a member of the team that won the 1980 Africa Cup of Nations in Lagos and also played at the !980 Olympics in Moscow, died on Monday in Abuja after a brief illness.
Former Team Christain Chukwu, said he received the news of his death on Monday from some of his friends, he also said he never knew he was ill and that the death came as a shock to him. Christain Chukwu who was the captain of the 1980 team said Isima’s daeth is a big loss to Nigerian Football.
Late Isima played in United States in the early age of his career before returning to Football management in Nigeria few years ago.
RIP Okay Isima