Keshi, Okala To Handle Teams For Ifeanyi Okowa Novelty Match

Super Eagles out of contract Coach, Stephen Keshi has opted to be in charge of the Delta/ Edo Ex-internationals against the rest of the Country in the clash between both sides on Sunday, 1st February, 2015 at the Warri City Stadium in a match put together by friends to showcase the Peoples Democratic Party Gubernatorial Candidate, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, while veteran Goalkeeper, Emmanuel Okala will take over as Coach of the rest of Nigerians.
In a release made available to The Pointer by the Chairman, Publicity Committee, Moses Etu, Keshi has made his intention known to handle Delta/ Edo players made up of Harry Blackson, Mobosa Brodericks, Duke Udi, Samson Ozogula, Sam Okpodu, Edema Fuludu, Prince Afejukwu, Sam Sodje, Humphery Jebba and Davidson Owumi.
Others in the Delta/ Edo side include Austin Popo, Tosan Blackson, Kenneth Nwomucha, Lucky Sunday, Joshua Kator, Sam Otis, Joseph Cole and Sebastine Okoh.
Those who will feature for Coach Emmanuel Okala and who have confirmed their participation are Peter Rufai, Mutiu Adepoju, Jay Jay Okocha, Victor Ikpeba, Taribo West, Emmanuel Amunike, Uche Okechukwu, Nduka Ugbade, Friday Ekpo and Emeka Ezeugo.
Others include Ifeanyi Udeze, Bright Omokaro, Kingsley Obiekwu, Alloy Agu,Clement Temile, Etim Esim, Mobil Okparaku, Austin Eguavon and the Kanu Nwankwo.
“ Stephen Keshi has sent words that he would like to handle the Delta/ Edo side of Ex-Internationals and with that, the onus to Coach the rest of the Country fell on Emmanuel Okala. The players will arrive Warri on Saturday where accommodation has been reserved for them and the match will start by 2pm .
Meanwhile, Warri Wolves feeder team will lock horns with Mowoe Babes before the Ex-Internationals showcase why they have become a household name in the Country and fans who will not cough out a kobo to watch the match will not regret coming.