The players of Sunshine Stars Football Club of Akure had been sacked from the team through the Ondo State Government.
Saka Yusuf-Ogunleye, Commissioner for Youth Development and Sport, introduced this via an digital press commentary issued in Akure on Tuesday.
Mr. Yusuf-Oguleye mentioned the mass sack additionally contains the team’s technical team and all different supporting workforce.
He disclosed that the mass sack within the Sunshine Stars Football Club used to be in keeping with an order from Governor Rotimi Akeredolu.
“Following the directive of Mr. Governor to reposition Ondo State Football Agency for higher efficiency and efficient output, it has transform essential to dissolve the technical team, technical pool workforce and players of the Sunshine Stars Football Club of Akure,” he mentioned.
“It is on report that the team controlled to flee relegation closing season and ended up within the 18th place out of the 20 groups that participated on the just concluded soccer season.
“However, the disaster that rocked the NFF all the way through the season gave automated price ticket to all of the groups for the brand new season and stored Sunshine Stars from being relegated. In view if those deficient performances, it has transform essential to reposition the team for higher efficiency all the way through the coming near near season.”
According to Yusuf-Ogunleye, a brand new team could be arrange and re-positioned beneath the Ondo State Football Agency (ODSFA) for higher efficiency and efficient output.
Yusuf-Ogunleye favored the efforts and contributions of the affected workforce to the team over the years and confident them that their entitlements could be paid.