By Florence Ugbem
Chairman, Lobi Stars Football Club of Makurdi and Deputy Governor, Benue State, Benson Abounu Tuesday unveiled the new Technical Advisor of the club, Eddy Dombraye.
Performing the ceremony at the Benue Peoples House Makurdi, Abounu charged him to use his wealth of experience in handling the affairs of the club and also to win the 2021/2022 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) trophy.
Abounu described Dombraye as a wonderful player and an ambassador of the nation who he said is a well known figure, who has put in his best in the area of football. He welcomed him to the Lobi Stars family and urged him to return with the cup.
He explained that Lobi Stars in the last six years under his watch has done well.
The chairman further stated that with hard work and competence, the team will perform better and top the league. He also charged them to aim for the best.
“I am hoping and believing that with you on our side, we should be able to win the league this season,” he said.
The chairman maintained that he would not interfer in the running of the technical aspects of the team, led by Tama Aondona, in order for the team to succeed.
Responding, the new technical advisor promised that he will inject new experienced players and contribute to the success of the club. He added that his aim is not just to win the league but all competitions.