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NPFL: “No Personal Beef with Rivers United, It’s Just Business as Usual”, – Ossy Martins

Adams Jesse, Makurdi

Ossy Martins was the main man for Lobi Stars as they ran riot on visiting Rivers United on Match Day 17 of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) at the Aper Aku in Makurdi.

Ossy Martins who was all over the Rivers United defense all through game got the team’s second as he pressure on Fabian Nworie forced the defender into scoring what many term as a ‘spectacular own goal’.

While speaking with, the Ex ABS FC of Ilorin and Rivers United’s striker disclosed that he had nothing personal against the Port Harcourt based side instead he only played to impress his current pay masters, Lobi Stars.

“I am very happy about being on the score sheet, it was a good feeling for me”.

“There is no personal beef between Rivers United and I, there are nothing but my former team, and I just have to play to impress my present club and to show them that I truly deserve a better place”.

On his personal target for the season, he said”My target this season is to become the highest goal scorer, and I know I can still make it because the difference is not much, and I presently have 5goals, he concluded”.

With the win Lobi stars moves to 7th on the log with 24 points from 16 games as they have an outstanding game in hand against Enyimba and they will next be visitors to Akwa United who won at MFM


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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