By; AYO OJEDOKUN, Lagos
All is set as the President of Dino Sporting Club of Abeokuta, Samuel Omamofe Columbus has declared emphatically that they are targeting playing in the Nigeria National Football League next season toward realizing their ambition of being a top professional Football League outfit very soon.
Dino Sporting Club are set to complete their playing tour of Lagos Sunday with a friendly game against Stadium All Stars Team at the legacy pitch of the National Stadium Surulere, Lagos with players and Officials already dreaming quitting the amateur ranks within the shortest possible time.
According to Omamofe ,“Our target is to play in the Nigeria National Division one once we have the opportunity. We are doing everything possible to secure a pro league slot against next season”
Omamofe who applauded his youthful team for Friday’s 2 – 1 win over Ayo Makinde’s Pet Club, Famek FC at the Police College Ikeja playground said their Abeokuta camp have every standard facility to match their professional status, while the team is showing lot of promise in friendly and competitive games.
“Our vision at Dino Sporting Club is to produce and develop quality young Footballers that would go on to represent Nigeria at different levels.
“It is also our target to give these players professional deals with top clubs in Europe and other parts of the world through foreign partners of Dino Sporting Club and Dino Records” said the light-skinned club boss.
He noted that playing in the professional league would provide the motivation and maturity after describing goalless draw with Team 360 and 2 – 2 draw with Box -2 – Box F.C in earlier build up games last Tuesday and Wednesday.
The Delta born Omomofe concluded that Dino Sporting Club’s technical crew comprising CAF certified Momhammed Bello and Godwin Gibson Zaka is good enough to let them realize the tall ambition after praising Cameroonian import, Samuel Bolembe and Charles Eguavoen for the two splendid goals in the 2 – 1 victory over Famek FC.