24 Teams Set For Igando Ramadan Cup In Lagos
No fewer than 24 teams are expected to take part in the forthcoming Igando Ramadan Cup which begins on 25, March, 2023 at Igando palace playground, Alimosho, Lagos.
Three matches would be played on Saturday as Great Feet FC face Pacos, Sterling battle Samba, while k.property FC tackle Future Stars feeders.
Speaking at the draw ceremony held recently the chairman Organising Committee, Prince Sulaiman Gbadamosi confirmed that only 24 teams would fight for honours and urged the teams to complete their registration forms before next week Tuesday.
“We are thinking of 32 teams before but we observed that time is running against us so we have resolved to allow 24 teams to take part in the competition.I can only appeal to the club owners to pay their registration forms and those who want to balance us should do so before Tuesday,”he said.
Gbadamosi reminded the teams to expect better officiating and organisation in this year’s edition and warned the teams to desist from vices that can bring the tourney into disrepute.
“This year’s Ramadan Cup would be better in all ramifications.We have increased the prize money compare to last edition and we have contacted certified refrees to officiate all the matches.All the teams would be given level playground throughout the competition,”he said.
Gbadamosi however thanked the cup donor, Iyke Madu for his support for the tournament and promised that the organisers would live up to expectations.