Foley: ‘Kogi United – A Work In Progress, Aiming At The Top League’


Folabi Ojekunle – a.k.a. Foley, has exclusively revealed to that getting the privilege to manage Kogi United is the greatest challenge of his fledgling football coaching career.

Foley, a UEFA B License holder from the Irish Football Federation, was recently unveiled by Kogi State Executive Governor, Yahaya Bello, as the new Technical Adviser of the third tier Nigerian league, NLO, side, Kogi United, following the club’s relegation from the Nigeria National League (NNL) at the end of the 2020/2021 season.


The former ABS Ilorin gaffer who also had coaching spells at youth team of EPL club, Tottenham Hot Spur, as well as Udala FC ofAwka, Anambra State, replaced Abdulsalad Aliyu (Ariki) at Kogi United.

With the club set to reconvene on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, for preparation ahead the 2021/2022 campaign, Foley says his immediate task is to steer the club back to the second tier league, NNL.

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Source: Complete Sports

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