The Chairman of Bauchi State Football Association, Patrick Pascal, (MON) has commended the efforts of ‘ Kaura’s Unity Football Tournament ‘ sponsor, Alhaji Mohammad Muttaka Duguri towards talent identification in the State’s circuit.
‘MON’ as Pascal is fondly called in the football industry and beyond, brought new templates for development of football into Bauchi State, since he assumed leadership position as FA Chairman, in 2019.
The Super Eagles Coordinator and his like-minded board members conceptualized the idea of Peace and Unity restoration into the ‘Pearl of Tourism’s’ state, through Grassroot Football programs.
Patrick Pascal,(MON) in his commendation and response to the heart-racing decision of Alhaji Mohammad Muttaka Duguri’s Peace and Unity Football Tournament’s Sponsorship, he said;
“Alhaji Mohammad Muttaka Duguri has been a passionate follower of football, thus, he accepted our proposal to help actualize the idea of Peace and Unity Football in Bauchi State.
“To some extent, we have known for quite a while. He is magnanimous and leaning on his magnanimity in terms of grassroot football competitions would benefit the restive youths of our beloved State. Because, for us, as the drivers of football system in the pearl of tourism state, our focus has always been on Grassroot Football programs, of which, we emphasized on before coming on board and we are following that path systematically since we stepped into the office. Of course, it is known fact that, event like Kaura’s Unity Football Tournament will be an avenue for us to discover talents across the State” he explained.
Meanwhile, Bauchi State Football Association is putting every necessary measure, mechanism in place for the event to be properly organized without hiccups.
Although, Kaura’s Unity Football Tournament ‘tentatively’ takes center stage in September, 2022 and all the talented footballers (yet to be discovered) in the Pearl of Tourism state which consists of 20 Local Government Areas would take part in the Grassroot Football Program.