Leading sportswear marketers, Zenith Sports have pledged to provide two sets of medals as well as kit the ball boys for the final match of this year’s Edo State Football Association Federation Cup.
Chairman of the Edo State FA, Frank Ilaboya also disclosed that the sportswear leading company will also be providing three special awards for outstanding players and officials.
The CEO of Zenith Sports, Paul Maduakor, told newsmen that he was supporting the Edo FA because he believed the board, headed by Frank Ilaboya, has got the vision and the drive to take football to the next level in the state.
Similarly, Airtel has joined the list of supporters of the tournament.
The telecommunications giant will be providing T shirts, SIM cards and other branded souvenirs for spectators. Airtel’s Trade Marketing Manager, South, Delta zone, Abiodun Agoro said his company is happy to identify with the FA in its revival plans. “We decided to identify with the Edo FA as a way of giving back to the society,’’ he said.
The Edo FA Cup final comes up on Wednesday, April 8,2015 at the Ogbe Stadium, Benin City.
Insurance FC, the defending champions, are already out having been defeated by Inneh Stars in the knock out stage.