Abuja - The
Technical Adviser of Kwara United (Ilorin), Tunde Abdulrahman, after a week 27
Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) match against Kano Pillars in Kano
appreciated the center referee, Patrick Nworie excellent for putting up an
of Kano fans favorite, Rabiu Ali had put the home team in front just seven
minutes into the match and that effort was enough to seal the maximum points
for the home team.
Abdulrahman was happy with Nworie's performance and rated him as one of
the best he has seen this season both home and away and called on him to
maintain such display.
we lost but Referee Patrick Nworie was 100% the best today. If Nworie
continues like this then the sky will be his starting point," Abdulrahman
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he can keep this display we will see him at the world cup very soon. If we
can get this kind of performance, week in week out in our league we shall
improve drastically" Abdulrahman said.
maintained that Nigeria is full of talented people and the league organizers
should continue to encourage referees like Nworie. Abdulrahman who guided Wikki
Tourists of Bauchi to the apex football league in Nigeria noted that the late
response of his goal keeper to Rabiu Ali's free kick cost Kwara United at least
a point on the night.
very happy with my boys today. There are lots of positives from this game
today and we will go home to see how we can maintain it. That late response by
our goalkeeper cost the team a point but that's football," Abdulrahman
United will hope to bounce back from that road loss when they host Abia Warriors
at the Ilorin Township Stadium on Sunday when hostilities resume in NPFL match