Buruj Sports Academy to tackle 4JSF Federation Cup Preliminaries
High-flying Lagos outfit, Buruj Sports Academy have drawn newcomers 4JSF club in this year’s edition of the Winners Golden Bet Lagos State Federation Cup.
According to the draws, both teams will clash at the Agege Stadium at 11:15am on April 11, 2017as the second game of the day.
Buruj, who have been preparing for the competition with a series of high-profile friendly matches are battle-ready, if the views of the CEO Dr Salaudeen Waheed are anything to go by.
Dr Salaudeen who was just recently appointed as the Country Representative for Team Tours Direct UK and has been out of the country preparing for the TTD’s next competition in Dubai, United Emirates, said Buruj Academy have nothing to fear about the game.
“I’m currently in the United Kingdom with Team Tours Direct, preparing for the Dubai Cup but I can assure you that the boys will do well even in my absence. They have capable hands and I get regular updates about their progress so I’m convinced they’ll do well,” he said.
On his new role with Team Tours Direct, Dr Salaudeen confessed it is exciting and also challenging but nothing difficult for him to do.
He said: “We are currently preparing for the Dubai Cup and after that the Manchester Cup will be up so it’s challenging but the TTD is used to this and I’ve also been a part of the team even before now even though it has just been made official. We’ll leave from her to Dubai and we hope to have a good tournament.”
Buruj Academy will be in the United Kingdom for the Manchester Cup as well as the Welsh Super Cup later in the year.