Ijeoma steps down as Cents’ head coach

PUBLISHED: 12:09 02 July 2014 | UPDATED: 12:09 02 July 2014

St Albans Centurions

St Albans Centurions


Obi Ijeoma has stepped down from his role as St Albans Centurions head coach.

Ijeoma took the reins in October but has recently changed jobs and was commuting from Kent to St Albans three days a week.

The club’s director of rugby David Stevens said: “After much soul searching, Obi has announced he has had to stand down from his head coach position at the club.

“Obi was an excellent coach and a very nice person. He will be missed at the club and we all wish him well with his future rugby league plans.”

Under Ijeoma, Cents won the Raging Bull Shield by beating Beckenham Bears and reached the third round of the London Cup after wins over the Bears and Newham Dockers in rounds one and two.

The cup run ended with a heavy loss to South West London Chargers.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Herts Advertiser. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Herts Advertiser