Ibadan Football Association (IFA) pledged yesterday to give #250,000 naira the Shooting Stars Sports Club(3SC) if the team wins the promotion ticket come Friday.
Barr. Rotimi Alli, Chairman of the Association who charged the players and officials of the team via a telephone call said ” I look forward to congratulating you guys on Friday. Soon as you clinch the ticket to NPFL, this Association will give you #250,000 naira for your efforts”,he stated.
He urged them to be focused and reassured them of the Association’s support and the support of the football family in Ibadanland.
Aside from the cash gift, the IFA boss also promised to host the the Oluyole Warriors if they bring the glorious and elusive ticket to Oyo State.
Alli, who spoke with the players and officials one after the other prayed for them for an injury-free Super-8 play-off.
He pointed out to them that the whole state was rooting for them and solidly behind them, reminding them that they had the opportunity of etching their names permanently in history books as heroes who brought glory back to the state.