Sport is a goldmine waiting to be tapped – Ogbomoso FC Chairman
The need to invest more in sports to discover talents that will make the nation proud in the nearest future has been stressed
The chairman of Ogbomoso United Football Club, Akinwale Akinwole, stated this while presenting kits to the players of the club.
Akinwole said with heavy investment in sports, the country might hit another goldmine to develop its economy.
He said the gesture was to encourage players and prepare them for a better future in their football career.
“This is not the first time of doing this, I believe the players deserve the best treatment and I will never relent in my effort to make them happy,” he said.
The team Coach, Niyi Oyekale, said the chairman had not been found wanting in his role as a football lover, describing him as being capable, dutiful and responsible.
Also, the team’s captain Olamilekan Oyetunde promised that the new kits would further enhance their efforts at gaining promotion to the next tier of the country’s football.