Eintracht Braunschweig of Germany striker, Anthony Ujah and top European football agent, Maximilian Brommer, are among the dignitaries expected to grace Taiwo Awoniyi’s sponsored “Never Stop Dreaming Cup” 2023 final on Saturday in Ilorin.
Super Eagles and Nothingham Forest of England striker, Taiwo Awoniyi, confirmed this while speaking with the newsmen in Ilorin on Thursday.
Awoniyi revealed that Executive Chairman of Kwara State Sports Commission, Malam Bola Mogaji, Kwara FA Chairman, Malam Idris Musa, popular skit maker, The Cute Abiola, and Chairman Kwara United FC, Kumbi Titiloye are among other dignitaries to attend.
He said he is delighted that the community accepted the tournament and pledged to continue to contribute to the development of the round leather game in the state.
“It all started in this Ilorin and I will continue to give my best to see to the fact that people who are better than me are discovered.
“I watched the semi-final match yesterday between Sun-Shine FA and Unicorn FA and I saw very happy with the standard of play.
“I know we love football here, and I will continue to do my bit to ensure plenty are exposed to the global stages” Awoniyi said.
The former Union Berlin of Germany striker said, apart from the star prizes, there are other individual rewards that will go to the players and the participating teams on Saturday.
Unicorn FA and International FA will lock horns in the final on Saturday at the Sheikh Abdulkadir College pitch, Ilorin beginning from 2:00pm.