SPORTS: Prime Football Club Ends Open Screening, Lauds Osun Government For Its Support


Prime Football Club of the State of Osun have concluded their 1-Week rigorous open screening exercise embarked upon at National Youth Development Centre, Ode-Omu.

The ‘Omoluabi Giants’ have been silent about their recruitments ahead of next season but the team is striving at achieving promotion dream to the elite division next season with discipline and hard work.

A statement credited to the team’s spokesman, Tunde Shamsudeen, noted that the team will this week concentrate on invited players to see how they can blend on time with the old players retained from last season’s squad. He said no fewer than 180 players came for the open screening but only the best of all the players were given consideration.

Shamsudeen insists Prime will compete for honours in the upcoming season with the bunch of exceptional players present in camp. He further stated that selection of players has been on merit and that the crop of players at the team’s disposal has been charged to prove that they deserve to be Prime players, as this week will be for elimination by substitution.

The club’s management also poured encomiums on the State of Osun Government for the support rendered to the team and looked forward at reciprocating such gesture with desired results.

Prime FC have played four pre-season friendly matches, won two and drawn two.