BY OKAFOR ONYEKA CYNDIAN / ENUGU
Fear has engulfed the Igboeze South and Awgu Local Government teams in Enugu State following the unexpected injuries that hit their star players to the marrow in the on-going 2022/2023 second edition of the Save Enugu State Now Movement (S-E-S-N-M) football tournament in Enugu.
It was gathered that Caira Tony Kross of Awgu Local Government squad picked a kneel ligament injury while Ekene Aleke Casemiro the charismatic captain of Igboeze South Local Government Area sustained knocks.
With the injuries on both sides, the fate of the enterprising teams in the tournament is now hanging on the balance against the subsequent games in the soccer fiesta.
To this end, there is on-going prayers for the quick recuperation of the dependable players ahead of the remaining matches in the tournament.
Speaking to sports journalists in Enugu on Wednesday, the Special Assistant to the ADC Gubernatorial Candidate and Supreme Coordinator of the S-E-S-N-M tournament, Okafor Onyeka Cynbdia said, “Let’s pray for the duo’s quicker recoveries as the S-E-S-N-M Enugu State unity cup Second Edition 2022/2023 Football Tournament, goes into hard second phase draws closer”.
His words: “Caira Tony Kross a midfield handsome beast of Awgu sustains kneel ligament injury in their Football Match between a well composed opponents Enugu South Local Government.
“Caira Tony Kross played a major role as Awgu LG Team defeated stubborn Enugu South LG Team at Santiago bernabeu Nsukka high school stadium.
“Presently Caira is still taking medications to see if the Awgu LGA born caira Tony Kross returns fit as his local government area council team Awgu battles for quarter final tickets as they face Enugu South LGA December 3rd 2022 at mestalla Ngwo park stadium in a clash of only one local government area council team survives.
“Caira Tony Kross won the 5th best player in Enugu State, during the first edition of the S-E-S-N-M Enugu State unity cup first Edition 2021/2022 football tournament, which his team Awgu won the State tournament unbeaten.
“Caira played a major roles in seeing Awgu LG Team clinching the gold silverware, Caira Tony Kross is a beasts, during the first edition of the S-E-S-N-M Enugu State unity cup he paired alongside in a midfield of 3 with Osaze success Osita Saviola the man that knows how to punish opponents in the 90, minutes, and Oforma Bruno Fernandes the unseen engine of Awgu local government area council team who scored braced in a 3-2 win over Enugu South LG recently October 15th 2022”, he added.
The on-going S-E-S-N-M football tournament is single-handedly powered by the fast growing ADC Gubernatorial Candidate, His Excellency Pastor Donatus Obi Ozoemena.