Sunshine Stars of Akure have begun its camping programmes ahead of the kick off of the 2018/19 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season in Ibadan.
The Akure Landlords who arrived the Oyo State capital on Tuesday, and had its first training session yesterday under the guidance of Coach Kabiru Dogo at the Lekan Salami Stadium, Adamasingba.
Club’s Media Officer, Chris Okunnuwa, in a statement, quoted Coach Dogo as saying that his boys are ready for the new campaign while urging the League Management Company to bring on the championship.
“Happy New Year to our fans. We thank God for the good preseason build up; we got two trophies. We are here for closed camping few days to the game.
“We feel we should concentrate and build on what we have achieved in the two tournaments (Unity and Gold Cup). We are in Ibadan for concentration and round up the last phase of our preparations for the first game. I appreciate the government and people of Ondo State, Sunshine Stars management and my crew for the support.
“My team is always ready. At least with the two tournaments we have played. I pray the LMC, NFF and all the stakeholders of the league we allow it to start.
“We are not 100% ready now, but as the games goes on we will get it right. I believe the team is 80% ready for the first two games,” Dogo said.