The Chairman of the Imo State FA has congratulated the new governor on his victory following the election tribunal.
Amanze Uchegbulam who was a former Vice President of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, has congratulated the new governor for his emergence as the governor of the Heartland State.
“I congratulate His Excellency, Gov. Hope Uzodinma for his victory at the Supreme Court”, Uchegbulem started.
“It is a victory that did not come easy, he fought doggedly and patiently to reclaim his mandate”.
“I say congratulations to him once again”. The former vice president of CAF Appeals Board told reporters in Owerri , Thursday that he is concerned with the welfare of Heartland FC in their campaign in the current NPFL.
“I’m concerned about the welfare of the team as any shortfall in funds could affect the team’s campaign in the Nigeria Professional Football League”.
“The incoming governor is a true lover of the game of football and Heartland, being a state team and currently doing well in the league, should be encouraged financially in order to sustain their present form”. He finaally expressed his positivity that the state football will continue to grow beyond bounds.