Ekiti State Football Association Cadet teams in the U-13 and U-15 categories have intensified preparations for the “Jos Chilling” invitational tournament starting this weekend, in Jos, Plateau State.
The Ekiti FA cadet teams under the tutelage of a highly rated youthful tactician, Idris Bolarinwa, have lined up series of friendly games targeted at sharpening their tactical and match awareness.
In some of the games slated to help keep the lads in tip-top shapes, the U-15 (Ekiti Bees) will entertain Fountain Football Club tomorrow (Wednesday) by 4 pm at the Baptist High school along ilawe road Ado Ekiti, while the Baby Bees(U-13) will slug it out against Wonderful Exchange Academy on Thursday, December 10th at the same venue by 4 pm.
Last Sunday both teams played friendly matches with the U-13 team settling for a goalless draw against the Netshakers FC while the U-15 team walloped Lords Will football Academy 4 – 0.
According to Head Coach Bolarinwa Idris, these tune-up games will be used to determine the final spots in the team as the coaching crew are planning to select 15 players each for both the Baby Bees and the Bees.
The Jos chilling invitation tournament will be hosted by Mees Palace Football Academy, from 12th – 19th December in Jos, Plateau state.