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Ekofootball NNL Preseason Tournament: Uche Okagbue – I am proud of my players despite loss to Ottasolo

Oluchi tobex tobe-Chukwu

The Head Coach of Sporting Football Club of Lagos Uche Okagbue is proud of his players performance despite the pain of losing the first semi final match to another NNL side Ottasolo football club through the lottery of penalties (4 – 6) after playing 2 – all draw in the regulation time.
” I am proud of my players , it is a building process that is quite progressive.
My players improved with every game played in this tournament.
The tournament is an Eye opener for me and I have identified the areas to work on”.

The coach also rated his team fifty percent based on how old the club is but quickly reteriated that such score card would not actualize his dream for the club.
” We would work on all failing areas before the commencement of the league to enable us meet up with the high demand of the NNL “. He concluded.

Sporting football club lost to Ottasolo in the first semi final and would now tackle Smart city Football who lost to Ikorodu City in the third place match on Saturday.


Oluchi Tobe-Chukwu

Oluchi Tobe-Chukwu popularly known as tobex is the Vice chairman of Sports writers Association of Nigeria , lagos Chapter. She Is also the Media Spokesperson of the Super Falcons of Nigeria. She is an award winning women's football writer. Tobex is also an ex footballer that was privileged to play in the first NFF organised women's league in 1990 as a player of Hamza Queens. Her last club as an active footballer was Ibom Angels as She paved way to further her education years ago. She is a Federal Government scholar , with a degree in Mass communication, a second degree in Public Relations and Advertising (Communication Studies). She is a Wife and Mother.

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