The state of Osun FA boss Otunba Rasaq Ishola Mustapha has expressed his feelings as Nigeria National League rescind its earlier verdict on points deductions of state of Osun owned team.
The British trained lawyer who instantly swung into actions after the summary jurisdictions had Osun Utd banished to llorin, forfeiture of points, coupled with 300, 000 fine amongst others.
The state FA boss who spoke to media informed that the facts and evidences presented to the appropriate quarters appealed to NNL in rescinding its earlier decision.
“We were desperately moved and aggrieved by the incident surrounding the outcome of the game involving Osun Utd and Lagos based NNL side, Vandrezzer FC, where series of baseless and unfounded allegations were made against us.
“In our letters to the authorities, we appealed to the fact finding committee to critically examine the facts before them and we equally enjoined them to temper justice with mercy.
“Arising from our emergency board meeting earlier in the week, we have set up disciplinary committee who would critically examine what happened and suggests way forward. I want to thank NNL for the listening ears acceded to us,” the Ajiroba Ooni of the source stated.
On weather Osun Utd would continue its home game in llorin, the chairman stated that, the team would return home after one or two games in Ilorin. He noted that everything in his capacity will be done to ensure that the team get soft landing.
RIM as he’s fondly called who had been investing in football for the past three decades therefore thanks the stakeholders who raised their voice during and after the extremely intense confusion. He calls for calm and assures storm would soon be over.