Borno plans to overhaul El-Kanemi Warriors F




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MAIDUGURI –  The Borno State to overhaul the El-Kanemi Warriors Football Club following its unimpressive outing so far in the 2013/2014 Professional Football (), an official said on Sunday.

Isa Buratai, the state’s Commissioner for Sports, told newsmen in Maiduguri was not satisfied with the club’s performance in the .

“We are planning to overhaul the team by recruiting players ahead of the second stanza of the .

“The target is to sure we accomplish our goal of finishing among the best by the end of the season,’’ he said.

Buratai however blamed the Maiduguri-based club’s unimpressive outing on the temporary relocation of the team to by the League Management (LMC) due to the .

He said the state had approved the release of funds for the of players and technical officials’ entitlements.

“Gov. Kashim Shettima has approved the immediate of all entitlements of members of the team, including the players and technical crew.

“We are expecting the release of the money soon, so we can them,’’ Buratai said.(NAN)