Kunle Adisa Football Tournament: Event, Preview & Assessment (Photos)


Hon. Kunle Adisa, a foremost aspirant of the APC during the last election held a football tournament with eight teams vying for the golden cup of Kunle Adisa Football Tournament.

With six teams already out of the competition, December 26th a day generally known as boxing day, a time to show love, share gift between persons and appreciate humanity was slated for the showdown between Ogudo Fc and Soccer Wizard who were the finalist.

The tournament was graced by the Ogun state Governor Prince. Dapo Abiodun MFR who was represented by the Special Assistant to the Governor of Ogun state on Youth and Sport, Comrade Olamide Lawal presence ignite the atmosphere with standing ovation and acknowledgement by lmeko/ Afon indigene.

Comrade Olamide Lawal graced the occasion in company of SA, Media and Publicity to the Speaker, OGHA, Mallam AbdulGhaffar Adeleye, Secretary of APC Youth league, Mr Fayomi Yunus among others.

In his remark, Olamide Lawal said “This is in line with the vision of our Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun to discover and develop grassroots Sports”, he also have some names penned down for future opportunity.

Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka who was absent due to unforseen cirmustance, put a call through during the Half Time of the Match where he commend Hon. Kunle Adisa over his love for youth and sport and Imeko/Afon in particular.

Prince Nasir Isiaka used the opportunity to wish everyone present a happy new year in advance and also reiterate is commitment towards the development of Imeko/Afon.

Hon. Kunle Adisa who could not hide his Joy made it known that the competition will be a continuous one annually, he said ” I did not know soccer can bring so much people together until now, I’m committed to find all means to bring youth together for the development of my constituency “.

The game ended in a goalless draw which led to a penalty shoot-out with winning goal from Babarinde which crown Ogudo FC the champion of the First Annual Kunle Adisa Competition.

Kunle Adisa in his magnanimous spirit dole out monetary package for the finalist, the highest goal scorer and the best player of the tournament was also given a prize.

The event ended in a peaceful atmosphere in a well coordinated arena.


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