The Organizers of the 2022 Unity Preseason Tournament have announced three Abuja based media outfits as their Media Partners in this year’s edition of the tournament.
Announcing this at the weekend, the General Coordinator of the Tournament Patrick Ngwaogu said the relationship was arrived at after proper assessment of the services that the organizations will render to tournament.
According to him, the decision was based on the experiences of the organizations in Sports, and other services they have rendered in past.
He was optimistic that the three organizations would support in properly projecting the tournament to the public.
Quoting his words, Ngwaogu who was the former First Vice Chairman of FCT Football Association said “the Unity Preseason Tournament is a program that has come to stay. We would continue to work hard to take it to perfection. We want to make the tournament which is in its second edition a force to reckon with in the country”.
Ngwaogu said the unstable football calendar remains one of the major challenges facing organizers of Preseason Tournaments in country “sincerely, the unstable football calendar is a problem of its own in the organization of Preseason Tournaments.
“As it is now, all the organizers are just assuming in whatever they doing in ensuring that our teams perform adequately before the season begins. But, no one knows the actual time the season will begin. While in the real sense, Preseasons are supposed to be the in last 60 days before the commencement of the new season.
“But, we would get there one day . Rome was not built in a day. It a matter of time ” the former Abia Warriors Sporting Director concluded.
The Unity Preseason Tournament holds in Abuja from 16th to 23rd October, with 12 teams participating.