Breaking: Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium Gates Will Be Thrown Open For Fans – Idoko
Lobi’s General Manager, Mike Idoko, says the gates at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium will be thrown open in order to give fans the opportunity to watch and support the CAF Champions League representatives when they take on their Cameroonian on Wednesday.
Idoko made this assertion in a live telephone chat with Frankie Omokhua on Dream Fm’s Sports Yarn this evening.
“It is true that we will throw the gates open for our brothers and sisters. We need their support because we want to make everyone happy.
On the choice of Enugu as their new home in the continental competition, Idoko hinted that apart from sharing the same border, the relationship between Enugu and Benue people which has remained cordial over the years has also brought about success in their endeavour., hence the decision.
The top football administrator explained the reason thaf necessitated their relocation to Enugu.
“Our decision to move elsewhere to prosecute our games came as a result of the on-going renovation work of the runway at the airport in Benue state. “But, i want to assure that we at home in Enugu”, concludes Idoko.
As at the time of the interview, Lobi Stars’ contingents who were on their way to the Coal City have arrived safely on time to strategize ahead of the match.