Freetown, SIERRA LEONE – In the culmination of the four-month Emmanuel Saffa Abdulai inaugural U-15 trophy, Orthodox FC emerged as the triumphant team. The competition, sponsored by Emmanuel Saffa Abdulai, witnessed spirited performances from various teams, showcasing an abundance of youthful football talent.
Expressing his gratitude to all participating teams, Saffa Abdulai acknowledged the efforts of Luawa Football Club Central Academy Campus, named in his honour, for organizing the tournament. The competition served as a platform for young boys to exhibit their skills, providing motivation and inspiration.
Saffa Abdulai expressed enthusiasm about transforming this tournament into a biannual event, with competitions scheduled twice a year during school holidays. This initiative aims to offer continuous opportunities for young talents to engage in football. He extended appreciation to Luawa Academy Central Branch and other partners for their unwavering dedication, contributing to the success of the event.
Looking ahead, Saffa Abdulai encouraged everyone involved to learn from the challenges encountered, fostering solidarity through football. The inaugural U-15 trophy has set the stage for future editions, promoting youth football development and providing a positive avenue for aspiring footballers. BT/3/2/2024