By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde
Sports Writer, kick442.com Nigeria
Upon the lifting of the ban on all contact sports by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on Covid-19, Niger Tornadoes Football Club of Minna have resumed full training ahead of the commencement of the next football league season 2020/2021 with full adherence to the covid-19 protocols.
After a successful scouting and screening programme conducted by the Technical Crew of the team with the arrival of new players to replace those who had left for other clubs and fortify notable key positions, the team had since engaged in series of training programs both on fitness and tactics as well as a lecture session.
As preparation for the new football season gathers momentum and recall that Niger Tornadoes are the defending Champions of the Ogunjobi Gold Cup Pre-season Tournament, the Coach Abubakar Bala Mohammed tutored side, are equally preparing to participate and defend the competition they won last year.
The championship, which is the first Pre Season Tournament in the Country; according to the organizers, is scheduled to commence on Thursday, October 29th, 2020 in Ilorin, the Kwara State Capital.
Notable teams expected to take part in this year’s Tourney includes; Enyimba FC, Kwara United, Kano Pillars, Remo Stars, and defending champions Niger Tornadoes FC.
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