kolawole Vincent oluwatobi, Akure
The convener of Abe & Friends annual project, Abe Sunday Oluwasina has expressed gratitude to all stakeholders who contributed immensely to the 12th edition of the novelty football match.
The 2020 edition of the reunion match climaxed with Kola Kalejaiye, Tunde Adeniji, Segun Bajowa and other football Stars from Ondo South (OK Soccer Legends) playing out an exhilarating 1-1 draw with Abe & Friends team which included Seun Olulayo, Adeniyi Alaba Adeniyi, Emma James et al on Wednesday.
Speaking with NAIRA SPORTS on the colourful conclusion of the programme for the outgone year, Abe was quick to highlight the prominent roles partners and individuals have been playing on the success of the novelty and get-together match over the years.
Abe said, “The project is not just all about Sunday Abe, the contributions of stakeholders have been so crucial over the years and I appreciate everyone or company that has contributed one way or the other to Abe & Friends such as Betking, my fellow players and friends from all over the world.
“I also specially thank prominent individuals and sports association such as the Ondo FA under the chairmanship of Sunday Dele-ajayi Ajayi, coach Gbenga Ogunbote and every one at Sunshine Stars including the management, and the media as well. I pray we all find success in the new year.”
Abe and Friends will regroup for the 13th edition of the annual novelty match and reunion in December 2021.