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Ekofootball: Treat your Players Properly; Akinwunmi Urges Lagos Clubs to be professional in Approach

Oluchi tobex tobe-Chukwu

The Chairman of the Lagos State Football Association Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi made a call to club owners to take care of their players Properly.
He made this call while interacting with the media/ draws of the upcoming ekofootball NNL Preseason Tournament kick starting on the 19th of January 2022.

He urged the NNL Clubs to focus on their players and treat them correctly.
” It is your duty to focus on your players , treat them well and house the players decently.
I have had cause to shut a camp facility in Lagos because welfare was Zero and the players were packed like sadines”.

Akinwunmi who also doubles as the 1st Vice President of the Nigerian Football Federation urged the clubs to use the Preseason Tournament to fine tune their programme and see the quality in their players during competitive matches as they prepare for the NNL new season.

The NNL 2022 season will commence in February and Lagos State boast of 5 Clubs playing in the division.


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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