Galadima Cup Official Opening Match : Kwankwasiyya fc go to war against FC Sabon Gari , Sept 2
By Abdulgafar Oladimeji
Last season Nationwide League One, NLO Kano centre qualification ticket chasers Kwankwasiyya fc will next Saturday evening at Sani Abacha stadium lock horns against FC Sabon Gari in the opening match of the 2nd edition of the Ibrahim Galadima football competition.
The duo billed to clash in the curtain raiser are drawn in group D, alongside Proline and Famous Spiders.
In group A of the competition to do battle are , Greater Tommorow, Waliya fc, Kano Stars, and Mazugal Bees.
On parade in group B would be, Gama Emirates, FC Hearts, Kano Pillars fc (Junior) Super Stars Sheka.
The clubs pooled in group C are , Mubayya fc, Azuba, Clever Warriors and Soccer strikers.
Speaking at the venue of the draws held at Assalam House, Trade fair complex Kano, the sponsor of the now annual tourney, Suleiman Musa hinted that, this year’s edition of the competition will be far better distinct from the inaugural edition.
According to him the challenges that were recorded at the maiden edition have been submerged.
He disclosed that the LOC would deploy the use of Artificial intelligence to improve on officiating and to carryout live streaming of the matches into the living rooms of hundreds of thousands of football fanatics in the state and beyond.
He applaud all the football stakeholders that have continued to supported the staging of the competition , he added that the competition was created to pave room for the players to improve and exhibit their soccer prowess.