Omisore Promises To Revamp Volleyball in Osun State
By Niyi Busari
Nigeria Volleyball Federation Ambassador in Diaspora and Chairman, Osun State Volleyball Association, Tunde Omisore has revealed how he will revamp the the game of volleyball in Osun state, BSNSports.com.ng can report.
Omisore, on Sunday speaking with journalists during an interview session on foremost Nigeria Sports WhatsApp group, Family United By Football (FUBF) says he has perfected plans to establish volleyball courts across different zones in Osun where students will have access to train with the facilities with the aim of discovering talents.
“Since 2004, l have been donating volleyball equipments to the associations both in Osun and Oyo. Through my personal efforts, Osun Volleyball athletes have been attending various championships and winning medals.
“To establish standard courts across zones in Osun are our priority and we would invest in high school pupils.” Omisore who won best player in USVBA tournaments in 95,96,97 and 98 USA volleyball informed FUBF.
Omisore, a versatile Volleyball player won the Belgium league in 1991 with Everbeur volleyball Club Averbode, also expressed that he’s working round the clock to secure sponsors and popularise the game in the state.
” l have secured a sponsorship for Nigeria Volleyball Federations, the arrangement which will soon permeates into grassroots will ensure that Volleyball is flying in Nigeria.
“l have also reached out to Osun citizens in diasporas, we are currently stocking the equipments now, when we are done we will do the official presentations of those equipments through the commissioner for sports after which we will spread it out to the zones.” Omisore, FIVB level 2 certified coach/instructor concluded.