You Are Free to Leave, Kwara Utd FC Tells Players

By Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye

The management of Kwara United Football Club on Thursday informed its players that anyone that desired to leave the club was free to go.

Chairman of the club, Oladimeji Thompson, stated this in a statement issued in Ilorin.
He said that the team had closed all proceedings for the just concluded 2015/2016 season and would go on break till Dec. 1

The chairman also said that the club had commenced the draft of an agenda for the next season.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the club finished third on the Nigeria National League (NNL) Group A2 table behind group winners, Gombe United and second placed Dream International FC of Makurdi.

According to him, the team is expected to resume with just 25 players.

Thompson said that the number of players would be reduced to ensure adequate coordination, discipline, competitiveness and good welfare package.

He thanked the players, coaches and members of staff for their endurance and sacrifice throughout the season.

The chairman also thanked Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed for his support to the team and the opportunity given him to serve.

He commended the Ministry of Sports and Youth Development, the Sports Council, State Football Association, referees, sports writers, Supporters and other stakeholders for their support.

He said that the relationship with the stakeholders would be sustained.

Thompson stated that the club would hard to return to the elite division of Nigerian league next season.

He charged the players and technical crew to brace up for the challenges ahead.

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