Garden city panthers Fc are based in Port Harcourt, and they play their home games at Adokiye Amiesimaka stadium and most of their bigger games at Liberation Stadium.

This great club has been a platform for raising young players in the Nigerian under 17 football team since founded in 1985; and the club is known for its International football competitions and participations all around the world and trainings with foreign coaches in order to further improve the development of the players and lay a platform for the national team.

Brief History:

Established 1985

Founder: Adokiye Amiesimaka

Current President: Robinson Adakosa

Stadium: Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, Liberation Stadium.

Administrative Office: 20 Ede Street, Off Ogbunabali, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.



Garden city panthers FC youth team have participated in the following international soccer tournaments.

A: France        – 1 week Training Tour – Won 2, Draw 1, Lose 1

B: Germany   – Season’s cup                               3rd Runner up

C: Spain           – Catalonia’s cup                           2nd Runner’s up

D: Ghana        – King’s Cup                                    Champions

E: Dubai          – Audi Youth Tournaments        2nd Runner up

F: Tanzania                                                               Champions

G: USA           – Open Cup                                       Champions.


Current Under 21 First Team Squad

1. Olewunne Chijioke Austin – Official
2. Bassey Kenneth Sam – Official
3. Worlu Prince Junior – Official
4. Orianzi Eric Darlyn – Official
5. Amadi Chinedu – Official
6. Obiamana Ibuchi – Official
7. Ekoh Harrison Chijioke – Official
8. Ibekwe Boniface Chinonso – Official
9. Ibagere Michael – Official
10. Ejims Ogadinma Freedom – Footballer
11. Ernest Pedro Ikenna – Footballer
12. Ogo Confidence Azar – Footballer
13. John Lucky Bomadi – Footballer
14. Iko Ebiwari Presley – Footballer
15. Kabiru Kehinde Sefiu – Footballer
16. Nkereuwem Unokak Etiese – Footballer
17. Unachukwu Ekene Jennings – Footballer
18. Wofuru Chika Smith – Footballer
19. Amadi Godspower Worlu – Footballer
20. Amaraegbu Casmir Casarachi – Footballer
21. Omenogor Amos Ferdinand – Footballer
22. John Noble – Footballer
23. Ernest Melford Chimankpa – Footballer
24. Sampson James Junior – Footballer
25. Georgebala Aribiton Jeremiah – Footballer
26. Okoro Chinonso Francis – Footballer
27. Tarabinah Wisdom Douye – Footballer