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Funtwins FC specialize in scouting, development of players – Christian Okpokiri



By Saheed Afolabi


Newly established football club in Nigeria, Funtwins FC have set their aims and objectives in their operation in the country.

Funtwins target of recruiting age is the range of 16-18 for young players who they aim to sign them from the football academies in the grassroots.

Speaking to ECHONEWS, one of the directors of the club, Christian Okpokiri said the aim of the club is to establish a road network of actualizing the ambition of young footballers.

Okpokiri added that, the club have recruited top coaches and also made an arrangement of conductive accomodation, which will serve as a camp for the players scouted by the club before preparing a move for them in Europe.

“We specialize in scouting young footballers, talent discovery,monitoring, development and facilitating the appropriate avenue for the talent use.

“We work with different age groups but mostly those who are in a professional level or marketable players.”

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