The Kwara State Sports Commission has congratulated Kwara United Football Club on the Confederation of African football (CAF) Confederation Cup ticket.
The Commission’s Executive Chairman, Mallam Bola Mogaji in a statement made available by the Commission’s Media Officer, Yusuf Feruke, commended the efforts of the management, players and coaches of the Club in the just concluded Nigeria Professional Football League season, where they finished fourth which made the club the choice for the ticket.
Mogaji noted that the Club’s achievements in the past two seasons were the result of the state government’s massive support to the Club and the doggedness of the management to take the Club to greater heights.
The Executive Chairman also commended the Executive Governor of the state, Mallam AbdulRahman AbdulRasaq for being there all the time to ensure success for the team, adding that the Fans and Supporters Clubs must also be commended for their unflinching support to them.
He charged the Club to see the opportunity as a challenge to put in more efforts in the quest for domestic and continental honours.
The task ahead, he went on,, demands the Club to fortify the team with good players who can stand the test of time at the highest level.
He added that preparations for the task at hand calls for all hands to be on deck by the major stakeholders to ensure impressive performance by the team on the continent and on the domestic scene.