Nigeria League: Coach Fatai Amoo happy to return to 3SC

The Nigeria Olympic Team Assistant Coach, Fatai Amoo, has said that he is excited to be back with league side, Shooting Stars (3SC) of Ibadan, ahead of 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League.

Coach Amoo said, during his unveiling on Thursday at the office of the Oyo State Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Abayomi Oke, that he would make the most of the new chance given to him.

Amoo who before now handled 3SC between 2009 and 2011 signed a two year-deal on Thursday and is expected to commence work immediately.

“I’m very excited by being appointed as Technical Adviser of 3SC as I don’t really have the fear because I know I’m back home and I feel very comfortable being in Ibadan.

“I’m ready to work with my coaching crew, they are very good people because we know each other very well and I believe we will get things right.

“I want to make name for myself and 3SC. I have travelled a little bit and wherever I get to, they always ask for Shooting Stars and Rangers and that tells 3SC is a big club and we must make it great again.

“I am ready to take up the task and by the grace of God, we will conquer,” he said.

Amoo, who just finished his CAF A License coaching course in Abuja, assured all that he would work hard to make 3SC great again on the African continent.

In his remarks, Oke said he was very pleased with the hiring of Amoo.

“He really has plan for the team because he was asking for future of the team and to commit himself to the team, he signed two years deal with us and we are very happy.

“On our side, the welfare of the team will be our priority.”

Also, the General Manager of Shooting Stars, Rasheed Balogun, said they have gone for a man who fully understands the terrain.

Support PREMIUM TIMES' journalism of integrity and credibility


Good journalism costs a lot of money. Yet only good journalism can ensure the possibility of a good society, an accountable democracy, and a transparent government.

For continued free access to the best investigative journalism in the country we ask you to consider making a modest support to this noble endeavour.

By contributing to PREMIUM TIMES, you are helping to sustain a journalism of relevance and ensuring it remains free and available to all.


NEVER MISS A THING AGAIN! Subscribe to our newsletter

* indicates required


Now available on

  Premium Times Android mobile applicationPremium Times iOS mobile applicationPremium Times blackberry mobile applicationPremium Times windows mobile application

TEXT AD: New Discovery! Click Here To See A Miracle Device That Can Cure DIABETES, BLOOD PRESSURE, STROKE, ARTHRITIS, PAINS, OBESITY And 50 Other CHRONIC DISEASES Without Drugs Or Herbs.. Click Here Now To See It

All rights reserved. This material and any other material on this platform may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from PREMIUM TIMES.