n Contract Joy: Godfrey Poku
IT was hats off to a footballer from a college in Havering after he scored a contract with Blue Square Premier side Luton Town.
Godfrey Poku, 19, from Newham and who studied the NOCN Diploma in Progression Football at Redbridge College in Little Heath, Romford, has been given an 18 month contract at the Hatters.
After completing his level one, two and three qualifications in football at the College Godfrey signed for St Albans City FC before playing for Luton against Watford and Ipswich and being offered a contract.
He said: “Playing for Luton is really hard work and training is really challenging but I am aiming to get to the top.
“The full timetable that I had at Redbridge College has been really beneficial as amongst other things, it has given me a really high level of fitness.”