FCT Football Association, FA at the weekend organized a one day seminar on Appreciation of the Laws of the Game for FCT Team plying their trade in the Nigeria National League, NNL and the Nigeria Nationwide League, NNWL this season.
Speaking at the opening of the seminar, FCT FA Boss Alhaji Musa Saeed Talle tasked the various teams to capitalise on the current efforts of the FA to ensure that Nigeria’s capital City produces a Premier League side.
“We all can see the quality of play displayed yesterday at the Coaches Pre-season finals and we are optimistic that one or two clubs in the Nigeria National League can clinch promotion slot(s), we will continue to support all of you and in every way possible to ensure we achieve this goal,” Alhaji Musa stated.
The coaches and players at the seminar were all full of praises and appreciated the efforts of the FA for organising this event. In response to the opening remark by the representative of the players, he said, “we are so grateful to the new board and the secretariat of the FCT FA for deeming it necessary to organise a seminar for our collective progress, we will continue to pray for the success of this government.”
In a chat with the guest lecturer, Mallam Mohammed Adebayo Ameenu, a FIFA trained RAP Technical Instructor, appreciated the FA for thinking in this direction and finding him worthy to be part of this drive to reposition FCT teams in the league and the face of football in FCT.
He added “I am impressed with the level of participation during the session; this has shown that we all are ready for the change that we all desire”
Acting Secretary of the FCT FA Coach Usman Haruna Ilerika was overwhelmed with the turn out of the teams and their involvement during the interactive session.
“The teams have shown high level of commitment by ensuring that members of their technical crew and players were available for the seminar and the participants also have shown us that it was not a wasted effort by contributing and asking very intelligent, technical and constructive questions and this simply means that we are very lucky to be dealing with educated people. We will continue to do all we need to do to ensure that we change the face of football in FCT and produce a premier league side that will do us proud,” Coach Ilerika stated.

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