Ihuarulam set for debut
Lobi Stars Team Manager, Barnabas Imenger has admitted that the team is facing selection problem ahead of today’s Week 26 Glo Premier League clash against El Kanemi.
Imenger told SportingLife that his players are fit for the game, stressing that all the players on the injury list are fit.
He said Uche Ihuarulam, who joined the team during the mid-transfer season with injury, will make his league debut for the club today. Ismaila Tunde and John Colin are also available for selection.
The Markurdi-based side currently occupy ninth position on the log with 37 points in 25 matches played so far.
“All the players are fit and ready for the El Kanemi game. They are in top form. We know what to do. All our injured players are back and the competition for position is farce now. Ihuarulam is back and he is going to start against El Kanemi. We have selection problem but we know what to do. What is important is the three points in today’s game,” Imenger told SportingLife.
Meanwhile, players and officials of El-Kanemi of Maiduguri arrived in Katsina-Ala on Monday for their match against Lobi stars.
The Team Coordinator Jonathan Sunday said the players and officials have been motivated for the match, adding that the match is not a do die.
“We are going to play Lobi Stars just the way we have been playing other matches. I want to inform both fans of Lobi and El-Kanemi are one family,” Sunday said.
Source: Sports Life