The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Kun Khalifat Football Club of Owerri, Amaefula Michael Chukwudi, has said the objective of the team is to give back to the society and nurture players in different age grades who will fly Nigeria’s flag in local and international competitions.
According to Chukwudi, the boys are fully set for the new season and are in a good shape. He added that the players are ready to give their best in the Nationwide League One (NLO)new season.
The club known for its strict terms of professionalism has different age grades from under 10, under 15, under 17 and as well the main team. The main team got promoted last season. However the team’s philosophy and agenda is to discover and nurture talents, which is the concept of the owner.
“We have different grades for different ages, and I decided to take this upon myself to see how football can change players across the country. We have ages 10, 15, 17 and the main team who got promotion last season, but we are back again to play in the NLO 1.
“We are fully set for the new season, the boys are in a good shape, and we are happier, we’ll give it our best, when the season comes.
“I want to use this medium again to say Kun Khalifat FC is borne out of passion because I actually want to give back to the society. This is my hobby, this is what I believe in. This is what gives me joy and that is the more reason I established Kun Khalifat Academy”, the CEO said.
Kun Khalifat FC is a professional football organisation, that specialises in discovering young grassroot talents, coaches and scouts players for career growth, having an array of professional, technocrats, coaches and experienced members of staff.