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Uche Okechukwu

Personal information
Full nameUche Alozie Okechukwu
Height1.89 m (6 ft 2.4 in)
Playing positionCentre back

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Uche Alozie Okechukwu (born 27 September 1967), known as Uche for short, is a retired Nigerian footballer who played as a central defender.

"Uche" is a nickname for the Igbo name "Uchechukwu" (meaning "God´s will"). He was also honored as the foreign player who played in Turkey for the longest period of time (13 years), going on to obtain Turkish citizenship under the name Deniz Uygar.

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