Growing up in Ayangba Kogi state, inter City football games is like Champions league , I remember when we play against Egume, Dekina, Akpa and other towns around us. The cheers from the ladies, the glucose, the trumpets but sad part is that some boys have to play without boots or one leg of boot , that is if you have a close friend who has a pair of boots and willing to share , if you are a right footer and he is also a right footer then you have to play left foot at all course. Now you will understand and appreciate why Mark Iyodo a seasoned Journalist based in Ghana 🇬🇭 followed this story with keen interest.
As the ongoing Barracks Egume football competition gets to it’s final match of the first around today with team Iyodo playing her last game after toping group B with four points from two matches
The Iyodo family continue with their massive motivation with the purchase of brand new football boots for the playing body
This will include another sets of playing kits after fulfilling their promises of an increase match bonus in their last match which saw them top the group after winning
The team is also expected to cat away 10k for any goal scored in the second round of this competition whiles an increased winning bonuses of 40k will be given
According to the team manager, Mark Iyodo who was a professional footballer too said the family is solidly behind the team with interest from Abdul Iyodo, the former Shalke 04 of Germany striker showing solidarity with the team whiles commending His Eminence Alh. Prince Inuwa Iyodo for his financial and moral support on behalf of the family
Also, Gen. Iyodo commended the playing body and management of the team for their efforts so far, adding that they shall get a awesome rewards if they lift the trophy
Furthermore, sir S.Y Iyodo, sir. Alex Iyodo and aunty Ojoru Iyodo all threw their support behind the team while urging them to keep a clean sheet just as they have maintained so far.
Also, Gen. Iyodo commended the Tournament Organising body and management.
Finally, the team is expected to take to the field by 4pm Nigerian time for their last group match today, the family wish them well.
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