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ABS FC NPFL/La Liga U-15: Coordinator commends KFA, youth coaches

Friday, 31 March 2017


The Coordinator of Abubakar Bukola Saraki NPFL/La Liga U-15 team, Jimoh Bashir has commended the management of Kwara Football Academy and Youth Coaches Association in the state for their role towards assisting in building the U-15 team for the club.

During a courtesy call by the Coordinator and coaches of ABS FC U-15 team to the Acting Administrator of the Adademy, Kunle Ayantola in his office yesterday, Bashir said that ABS FC is once again, activating the existing Memorandum of Understanding which it signed with the Academy, covering technical matters, even as he asked the coaches to observe the team and make recommendations.

He said that ABS FC will square up with MFM FC, Remo Stars FC, Shooting Stars Sports Club and Sunshine Stars of Akure U-15 teams in the NPFL/La Liga U-15 Promisas Tournament which runs between Monday April 19 and Friday April 14, in Osogbo, Osun state.

Two teams are expected to qualify for the quarter-finals from the group.

He commended the Proprietor of ABS FC, the Senate President Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki (CON), the Chairman, Seni Saraki and the Director of Football, Alloy Chukwuemeka for the opportunity, and the LMC for giving the youths a befitting platform to excel.

While commending the Academy on the on-going reforms, he advised that the reform and transition have to embrace a private sector friendly approach, so as to attract investors.

Ayantola commended the Coordinator and his team for the call, promising to encourage an enabling environment for the team to prepare well for the competition.

He charged the coaches to pick players on merit, and to work hard to do the state proud.

The team is being tutored by Coaches Sulaiman Toume and Taofeek Babatunde.
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