The extremely anticipated Principals Cup was lastly in place on Friday when Igbobi School and Authorities School Kaduna have been positioned on the Agege stadium in Lagos.
In line with the Minister of Youth and Sports activities Growth, Sunday Dare, “It’s a dream come true to be right here at the moment, to see the younger stars launch the Nationwide Grand Cup. We’re so happy with what they’ve achieved at the moment.
“It’s my hope that younger skills might be found from this major cup to turn into like Daniel Amokachi, Franklin Howard, Tajudeen Disu, Waidi Akanni, who’re right here as a supply of inspiration for these younger stars.”
Dare additionally stated: “The Principality Cup has introduced friendships and fostered unity.
“So, we wish to carry again his misplaced glory.
“Among the Principal’s cup merchandise embrace Segun Odegbami, Daniel Amokachi, Henry Nwosu, Tajudeen Disu and Ali Jeje, who’ve all turn into internationally notable.”
Whereas reiterating his imaginative and prescient, Dare stated “A part of my imaginative and prescient once I took workplace is the invention of expertise.
“I might be joyful if the skills found right here can turn into world stars like The Amokachis, Ekejia, Odegbamis, Adokiyes of this world.”
Dignitaries who joined the event included Edo State Deputy Director, Comrade Phillip Shaibu; the Minister of State for Schooling, Chief Emeka Nwajiuba; the Vice Presidents of the Nigeria Soccer Federation (NFF) Barr. Seyi Akinwunmi, Shehu Dikko; ex-international, Daniel Amokachi; Chairman of the Nigerian Olympic Committee, Habu Ahmed Gumel; it is a bunch of others.
The minister concluded by saying, “The principle cup has come to remain.
“College students ought to combine soccer with schooling. They need to imitate ex-internationals who mix schooling with soccer like Segun Odegbami, Adokie Amiesimaka, Dr Felix Owolabi, Patrick Ekeji, Seyi Olofinjana and others.”
Try some pictures from the occasion under: