As part of efforts aimed at encouraging and unite Ogugu Olamaboro Youths , Chief Ogwu James Onoja SAN ( Senior Advocate of Nigeria ), has unfolded plan to organise the 4th edition of Unyi Ogugu football tournaments .
A statement from the Organising Committee Chairman, Barrister Isaac Ekpa said 12 clubs have been invited from across the Community to participate in the 4th edition of the tournament.
Barrister Isaac Ekpa disclosed that the tournament is “the pet project of Chief Ogwu James Onoja SAN, and it’s aimed at pulling out Ogugu Youths from the streets, especially those who show talents for football”.
He stated that the football event tagged “ Unyi Ogugu football tournaments ” will also amongst others, encourage Ogugu Youths to push further in their football career in Nigeria.
According to Barrister Isaac Ekpa ” The Organising Committee haven meet on the 6th of October, 2021and after a detailed discussion on the way forward for the 2021 tournament, the following decisions were unanimously agreed:
1. That the tournament will start on the 18th – 31st December, 2021 in order to met up with 34 matches to be played.
2. That Twelve (12) teams will play this year’s tournament.
3. That Group A would consist of: Ofante, Adokpe, Ejule, Emagaba, Emonyoku, and Ogbofe
4. That Group B would consist of: Ubele, Emodu, Adupi, Adum, Ikem, and Unyi-Ogugu
5. That there will be no quarter finals and that two (2) clubs will emerge from each group for semi-finals.
With the above, the 2021 season is hereby declared open and all teams involved are advised to prepare themselves ahead of 18th December, 2021. “