Thursday, 15 October 2020 09:40

“I want my presence to be felt this season” – Daudi Okello

Ugandan International, Daudi Okello believes the 2020/21 Korean V-League will offer him a chance to make his name in the Asian continent.

The 2019 USPA male Volleyballer of the year plies his trade with South Korean giants Skywalkers Volleyball Club.

Okello joined Sky walkers in the middle of the The 2019/2020 season and went on to win MVP 3rd round gong.

The league came to an end before play offs due to the Corona Virus Pandemic in March 2020.

“The goal for this season is to go for the title”, said Daudi Okello during the foreign players press conference in Seoul.

Okello spent the entire lockdown in South Korea and could not return due to travel restrictions in Uganda.

This will be only the first time Okello is playing for the same team in two seasons, he has previously played with Spor Toto Spor Kulübü , Tokat Belediye Plevnespor , Gallatasray in Turkey and Marek Union Ivkoni in Bulgaria. He has also played for UNIK in Rwanda and KAVC in Uganda.

Daudi Okello address the Korean Media at the Foreign Players Press Conference in Seoul

“Every game in the Korean V-League is like a final, so my experience here has been great”. Okello added.

In the preseason, Skywalkers lost 3-2 to Kepco in the semifinals of KOVO Cup. Kepco went on to beat Korean Air to the crown.

The 2020/21 Seasons serves off on Tuesday and Skywalkers will be home to Woori Card.

Korea Volleyball League fixtures

17th October 2020

Woori vs KAL Jumbos

18th October 2020

Kepco v Samsung Blue Fangs

20th October 2020

Hyundai Skywalkers v Woori

21st October 2020

KAL Jumbos v Samsung Blue Fangs