By Ime Bassey
Prime over the weekend defeated Olorunda United by a lone goal to clinch this year’s Osun Stats Federation Cup at the Federal Polytechnic.
Primer goal came from the penalty spot through skipper Olapade Waheed in the 47minutes spectators’ trooped stadium to watch the epic final.
Speaking to newsmen after the encounter, Osun State Governor Mr. Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola stated that; “I’m highly impressed with the display of both sides and with the support of the state government, the two teams will do well in the national competition. We will not fail to give them the necessary support need. I’m convinced the both sides will go places with the soccer enthusiastic displayed showcase today,” the Governor said.
On his part, the Osun State Football Association Chairman, Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi, expressed excitement over the level of skills displayed by both teams even as he stated that one of the teams will get to the quarter final of the national Federation Cup.
He also warned that the two teams should comport their selves in the national level.
“We thank God for seeing us through and we (Osun F.A) commend the two teams for the beautiful game, I will want them to behave like Omoluabi as the state denote, so we want the players and officials of the both teams to represent Osun State well.
“With the standard of play exhibited by the both sides which I saw today, I think by the grace of God the two teams will go at least up to the quarter final stage at the national level,” Ogunjobi said.