By; MOHAMMED MUNIRAT NASIR, Gusau.
The Zamfara Football Club has departed to Kastina State to attend the maiden edition of Governor Aminu Masari’s preseason tournament in Kastina to be sponsored by Katsina State Government.
This was contained in a statement issued in Gusau on Friday by the Special Adviser to Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle on Directorate of Sports Development, Alhaji Ahmad Bagu.
Bagu said “this is the first time the State’s FC participating in the preseason tournament, this is inline with present administration’s efforts in the state led by Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle to enhance sports activities in the state.
He said, the participating teams for the tournaments include Gombe United, Jigawa Golden Stars, Wikki Tourists, Niger Tornadoes and Sokoto United.
Others are Zamfara United, Plateau United, Rarara Academy, Dan Buram United, Katsina United and Garkuwa United.
He charged the players, technical crew and management to be good ambassadors of the government and people of the Zamfara state.