National Veterans Cup defending champions, Plateau State All Stars will kickstart the defence of the trophy they won beating Kano State All Stars football team in 2017 in Abuja as they battle it out against Enugu State All Stars by 10am this morning at the Eagle Club pitch in Surulere, Lagos.
The Plateau state All Stars team is loaded to the brim, and will be counting on players that have made both Plateau state and Nigeria proud during their playing days.
Players like former Nigeria under-20 and Super Eagles player: Bature Saleh, China 85 under-16 winning wing wizard, Sani Adamu, and Kelechi Okoye. Others include, Sylvester Ekoja(Mighty Jets TA), Ato Baily and others, with coaches Mumin and Garba Bombers in the bench ditching out technical instructions.
As Plateau state All stars, the defending champions and Abuja will be representing the North central zone of Nigeria, here are some star players,other zones and representatives:
North Central: Abuja(Nasiru Jibrin,Shehu Dikko) and Plateau State(Defending Champions).
North East: Zamfara and Kano(Mohammed Musa,Kabiru Valeria).
South East: Enugu(Ifeanyi Onyedika,Benedict Ugwu Surugede)
South South: Edo(Baldwin Bazuaye,Friday Ekpo,Osmond Ogali).
South West: Lagos(Friday Elaho,Godwin Okpara,Clement Temele,Etim Esin,and the Lagos state governor ) and Ondo.