Shooting Stars arrives Ijebu Ode for camping

BY

TUNDE SHAMSUDEEN

Shooting Stars Sports Club on Thursday morning arrived Ijebu Ode, Ogun State for pre-season camp in preparation for the 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League season which begins December 18, 2016 reports sportstalkafrica.com.

The 3SC contingent of 37 players and 13 officials left Ilaro where the team initially announced for camping, because they we

The players cue to get their hotel rooms key
The players cue to get their hotel rooms key

are not satisfy with the facilities at the Gateway Stadium, Ilaro and moved their camping to Ijebu Ode.

The Oluyole Warriors trained at the Otunba Dipo Dina International Stadium upon getting to Ijebu Ode Thursday morning and the team lodged at Prince and

Princess Ade Hotel,

Irewon.

Coach Fatai Amao, who was recently named the team gaffer after the departure of former coach Gbenga Ogunbote to Enyimba, together with the team manager Oladimeji Lawal led the team to Ijebu Ode.

“Its always important to prepare the team before the league and coming to Ijebu Ode where there would be good infrastructure and facility. Hope the camp would be very helpful in our preparation,” ex – international Oladimeji Lawal told sportstalkafrica.com.

Lawal also expressed confidence in the

Oladimeji Lawal
Oladimeji Lawal

players selected for the camp and quipped, “The squad selected for the camp are very talented, hope they all would perform to their potential.”


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Born July 13, 1965, Fred Edoreh hails from Umeh, Isoko South, Delta State. He attended St. John Primary School, Iselegu, Mater Dei Collage Ashaka, St. Patrick’s Grammar School, Asaba for HSC and graduated in English and Literary Studies at Bendel State University, Ekpoma.
He went into journalism in 1990 with Newbreed Magazine and later crossed over to television production with Ultimate Sports and Soccerworld on the Nigeria Televsion Authority.
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