Naibe, Mojeed Shortlisted as Osun United Prune Down Provisional Squad
Lanky striker, Akposire Naibe, Teenage Sensation, Abimbola Mojeed and sixteen others have been shortlisted for the provisional squad of Osun United as the team intensifies training in preparation for the 2020/2021 Nigerian National League (NNL).
Also included in the list are former Kano Pillars Defender, Seun Akinyemi, ex-Crown and Heartland left fullback, Aleem Adebayo as well as Akilapa Olusola, Jerry Okon, Ajagbe Azeez, Dennis Meshark, Hakeem Olalere, Victor Okeji and Adelani Kareem.
Others are Francis Odudu, Mutiu Dauda, Lateef Nurudeen, Mojeed Yusuf, Lekan Oseolohun, Arinze Okoro and Baruwa Shamsudeen,
The Team Manager, Kabiru Adekunle while addressing the players on behalf of the President and other management committee, said the final list is not yet out as rigorous screening continues to select best legs for the Omoluabi Giants between the retained and the new players who came for trial.
“I want to appreciate everyone for your undiluted loyalty and absolute dedication to the team. As obtains all over the world every season, we have to let go of some players and in our own case, it was very difficult for the Coaching Crew to select a few among you, who are also on probation before the final squad is unveiled later this month.
“For the lucky ones shortlisted, you are not there yet as rigorous screening continues to select the merited best who can withstand the pressure of the National League among the old and new players. For those who did not make the list, it doesn’t mean you are not good. In fact, we appreciate you and wish you best of luck in your careers”, concluded the Team Manager.