The management of Lokoja-based Kogi United FC, on Tuesday, sacked the pinnacle educate of the Nigeria nationwide League (NNL) side, Ishaya Jatau, over the team’s terrible begin to the 2016/2017 season.
The club’s Chairman, Abdul Sule, stated that Musa Abubakar, the Assistant tutor, would in the intervening time function head show until a substantive head instruct was appointed.
Sule explained that the choice to disengage Jatau adopted the zero-1 loss to Zamfara United FC within the match Day I of the new season.
“we are desiring to get promoted to NPFL this season. We tried that last yr but we could not be successful as a result of tactical deficiencies as we lost most games at an important moments.
“also, our final end result against Zamfara FC was now not encouraging; a reflection of the pre-season fits even with the good workforce that we’ve got.
“unfortunately, we don’t have a tactical method which caused our resolution to ask the head instruct to step aside.
“His assistant, Musa Abubakar, is to act at the moment until a call for a new handler is reached. it’s a very troublesome decision to take but that is the game.
“although Jatau is a pleasant and great man, he had tried all he may however things did not simply in reality figure out for him, so, we wish him neatly,’’ Sule said in a commentary.
Kogi United misplaced 0-1 to Zamfara United FC on the weekend in Gusau courtesy of an eighty fifth minute goal via Abass Abare.
Kogi United will this weekend host FRSC FC in Lokoja in the suit Day 2 of the NNL. (NAN)