Ifeanyi Ubah Serves Out Ban, Releases N100m to Club for Players Recruitment
The management of FC Ifeanyi Ubah of Nnewi on Sunday got N100 million donation from the President of the club, Ifeanyi Ubah as a boost to finish well in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) this season.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ubah made the donation just as he returned officially to NPFL match venues after serving out the ban slammed on him by the League Management Company (LMC) late March.
He said the money was to enable the club to get the best materials anywhere to enable them fulfill its promise to the fans for a pleasant season.
NAN also reports that the mid season transfer window opens on May 23.
He said his period of absence was not the best of time for him as he loved the game so much and promised to continue to support and do his best for the game.
“This N100 million donation to the management of the club is to be used by both the Coach and Chairman to get the best materials needed to execute this season.
“You know I am just coming back from suspension, I promise to continue to be a worthy ambassador of football, so be assured of my continued support”, he said.
Ubah also announced N150 million in support of the activities of Anambra State Football Association (ASFA).
He said the donation was to help the association run its Football Made In Anambra programme targeted at discovering at least one player in every household. (NAN)