LMC inspects Umuahia Township Stadium
The League Management Company has concluded its inspection of facilities at the Umuahia Township Stadium in readiness for the kick off of 2015/2016 league season of the Nigeria Professional Football League.
The 2 special delegation led by Chief Okey Kpalukwu a Director of the League Management Company and veteran sports administrator Emeka Iwuagwu inspected facilities which include the playing turf, the dressing rooms for both home and away teams, the press stand, public conveniences, referees dressing rooms, the VIP stand among others.
At the end of the inspection exercise, the team said they have seen the facilities on ground, but said that there was still room for improvement in some of the facilities that serves as home of 2015 Federations cup champion, Abia Warriors Football Club.
“We have seen the facilities you have on ground but there is still room for you to upgrade. We will write our report to the LMC and they will communicate you accordingly”, Kpalukwu said.
In his reaction, the Chairman of Abia Warriors Football Club of Umuahia, Chief Emeka Inyama who had earlier welcomed the team to the Umuahia Township Stadium, commended them for doing a thorough job and expressed confidence that the LMC’s response to their report will be favourable to Abia Warriors.