Coach of Niger Tornadoes, Bala Abubakar says his team is well prepared to face Akwa United in the 2017 Aiteo Cup Final on Sunday at the Soccer Temple, Agege.
Niger Tornadoes beat the 2017 Nigeria Professional Football League Champions, Plateau United and the Aiteo Cup defending Champions, FC IfeanyiUbah on their way to the finals, and these seems to be their major motivation ahead of the crunchy final on Sunday.
Sportlens360 caught up with Coach of Niger Tornadoes, Bala Abubakar, who shares hoe the team will approach the game.
“We are well prepared and highly motivated by the Niger State government with the management of the club. We were able to watch our opponent (Akwa United) in their second leg semifinal match against Sunshine Stars in Uyo last Sunday, and we saw their weakness and their threats. However we have worked well to approach the game in that manner”.
Bala is seeking to win his first title as a coach, while Niger Tornadoes is seeking their first title since 2000, when they won the Federations Cup.