Baba Ganaru in trouble over Wikki poor run

Following a spate of poor results, Wikki Tourists gaffer, Mohammed Baba Ganaru, has been told he has to win his next four league games or be shown the exit door.

According to a statement made available to, the management of the club gave the technical crew and players of the club four match ultimatum to improve on their performance or get sacked.

Wikki informed Baba Ganaru that a decision was reached to give him four home and away matches to win, failure of which will lead to “a final decision on his future at the club”.

The club management also tasked the coach to improve on the discipline and seriousness of the players.

Wikki are 19th on the 20-team Nigeria Professional Football League table log.

Chairman of the club, Alhaji Isa Matori (Gado da Masun Bauchi) stated the performance of the team in the current NPFL which the club occupies the 19th position is not acceptable going by the huge investment by the Bauchi State Government on the team.

Matori said the situation is unacceptable and therefore add that after the four match ultimatum, the management will consider the next step to take.

He commended Governor MA Abubakar for his support to the club and also apologised for the dismal performance of the club.

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