Ilorin - Abubakar Bukola Saraki (ABS) FC will resume
training on Friday to begin preparation for the 2013/2014 Nigeria National
The club got relegated from the Glo Nigerian Premier League
last season after finishing 18th on the table with 50 points from 38 matches.
General Manager of the club, Alloy Chukwuemeka has therefore
directed that all coaches and players of the club should resume at the team's
playing ground at Kwara Football Academy by 7.00am on Friday, a statement reads.
Following the relegation of the club at the end of the
2012/2013 Glo Nigerian Premier League season, the team will now campaign in the
NNL, and have been grouped to the Southern Division of the cadre ahead of the
The Ilorin club will no doubt lose the services of notable
players who have teamed up with some Premier League Clubs.
Players, upon resumption, are to bring along with them
training kits, as they will commence preparation immediately.
Chukwuemeka added that the immediate task at hand was to
return the team to the elite league, even as he called for the support of fans
and supporters of the club as well as the stakeholders.