U -15 summer football competition kicks off
By Femi Atolagbe
All is now set for the much anticipated Otunba Dele Ajayi Under -15 Summer Football Competition.
The facilitator and coordinator of Ijapo Kunle Tuface Football Promotion, Oluwatope Ayokunle said all logistics have been put in place to organise a successful competition.
Ayokunle said the four weeks competition will start tomorrow Saturday 17, 2019, every weekends at Ijapo Housing Field in Akure the state capital.
He revealed that 10 teams across the three senatorial district of the state will fixture in the competition, adding that four matches will be decided in the day one of the competition.
He revealed further that Ijapo Landlords association, Ijapo police division have all been notified about the competition in order to provide security for the players and their fans.
The facilitator of the competition urged football enthusiasts to come and watch how talents are being display by the youths who are capable of representing the state at the forthcoming National Sports Festival.
He added that “the referee association had assured him of fair and balance officiating that will add beauty to the competition”.
He therefore appealed to all the participating teams not to see the competition as do or die. He adds: “all we expect from all the teams is to display their football artistry to the admiration of the spectators and show the spirit of sportsmanship”, he added.