Kenya’s Abiud Chirchir conquers volleyball courts of France
What you need to know:
For a person who was scouted via a video, the Kenyan opposite attacker has transformed from a little-known import to the hottest name in the league, and he wants more
Eric N'Gapeth, Grand Nancy head coach, is the one who approved Chirchir’s signing in May and admits he had scanty knowledge of the player
The pair have already forged a father-son relationship off court but N’Gapeth -- who has won five Ligue A titles, four French Cups and one European Super Cup as a coach -- insists his trusted attacking outlet is far from the finished product.