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Majekodunmi Appreciates Kunle Soname’s Contribution Towards The Success Of The State League

Abdul Best Football Club Are Bet9ja Ogun State League Champions

The Chairman, Ogun State Football Association, Alhaji Ganiyu Majekodunmi has appreciated the owner of Remo Stars Football Club, Hon. Kunle Soname for his tremendous support towards the success of the 2021 Bet9ja Ogun State Football League.

Alhaji Majekodunmi who is an executive board member of the Nigeria Football Federation said the success of the State League was made possible by Bet9ja, adding that Hon. Soname has been extremely supportive in terms of the growth of Football in the Gateway state.

“To the Glory of God, the 2021 Ogun State League sponsored by Bet9ja has come to an end, I am using this medium to appreciate everyone that made it possible, most especially Hon. Kunle Soname”

“Since the state league started, He has always been there for us in terms of footing the bills and we sincerely appreciate his Support in all spheres, all of us at Ogun State Football Association are grateful and excited”.

The Ogun FA boss noted that other football events on the calendar of the Ogun FA will take centre stage later in the year.

Alhaji Majekodunmi appreciated the Executive governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun for giving Football the enabling environment to thrive, he also gave kudos to the commissioner for sports in the state, Dr. Kehinde Oluwadare.

Dignitaries present at the closing ceremony include the director of sports, Ogun State sports council, Mrs Iyabo Rotimi and other top officials of the sports council as well as board members of the state FA and important personalities from different walks of life.

In the final of the state League played at the Gateway Stadium, Ilaro, De Abdul Best Football Club defeated El Cardiz Football Academy on penalties.

Earlier, Patriots FC won the third place match at the expense of Power DAN FC.

The Champions we’re presented with a cheque on two hundred thousand naira, runners up got one hundred thousand naira while the third placed team got fifty thousand naira.


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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