Kenechuhwu Uchenwa, commonly known as Uche, is a Nigerian footballer who plays for Spanish club CF Badalona. Mainly a defensive midfielder, he can also play as a central defender.
NAME: Kenechuhwu Uchenwa
DATE OF BIRTH: 3 June 1991
PLACE OF BIRTH: Enugu, Nigeria
CAREER AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:
Born in Enugu, Uche grew in the youth ranks of Spanish side RCD Mallorca, and made his senior debuts with the reserves in the 2010–11 season, in Segunda División B. On 19 January 2012 he damaged his anterior cruciate ligament, being sidelined for six months; in February he underwent surgery,only returning to the fields in October.
On 1 November Uche made his official debut with the first team, starting in a 1–1 away draw against Deportivo de La Coruña for the season’s Copa del Rey. However, he was replaced in the 13th minute, after suffering another knee injury, being sidelined for further six months.