The chairman chief executive of Big Joe Ventures, Comrade Sunny Osayande who recently declared his intention to continue assisting with the growth of youth football in Edo State is set to back his talk with action by donating footballs to some selected clubsides in the state.
The business man turned football lover who recently celebrated his birthday with a celebrity match played in his honour by the who is who in football in the state and beyond, has already placed an order for a hundred high quality and durable soccer balls to be shared amongst 10 locally selected clubsides in the state.
According to Fred Newton Erhunmwunse, a close ally of the Big Joe Ventures chairman, each of the 10 clubsides are to receive 10 balls to assist the clubs as they all begin preparations for the new football season with plans to provide other facilities and logistics already in place.
“Some of the clubs will be playing in the NNL, NLO, State League and the Federations Cup. Football is the number one equipment needed by a football clubside and that is why we are starting from there. There are other provisions on the way”, Fred Newton revealed.
Investigations revealed that some of the clubs to benefit from this laudable gesture includes;
1. BJ foundation FC
2. Rolly Football Club
3. Bendel insurance Feeders
4 Royal FC Ikpoba hill
5. Buffalo FC, Ikpoba hill.
The presentations are to be done before weekend after a planned brief ceremony.