Niger Tornadoes technical adviser Abubakar Mohammed Bala disclose the team is experiencing a build-up process ahead of 2021/2022 Nigeria 🇳🇬 Professional Football League season, Felele247.com reports.
Niger Tornadoes played a goalless draw with MFM FC of Lagos at the ongoing Dapo Abiodun preseason tournament in Ijebu-Ode.
The Ikon Allah boys lost 3-1 to Sunshine Stars in the second match and a narrow 1-0 lost to Remo Stars in the third group match.
“We are using this preseason tour to build up a team that will execute our plan in the new season”
” For example Ghanian 🇬🇭 giants Asante Kotoko are currently in the United Arab Emirates 🇦🇪 Dubai for preseason with their new signings to play against some of the emirates clubs, that is what we are also doing”
“It’s not just about winning it about how we are going approach the NPFL next season, which is why we are going through this process”
“You need to have a game plan for you to win games”
The CAF B certified licence coach also hinted that the main target of the club next season is to maintain its premier league status at the end of the 2021/2022 season.
Niger Tornadoes make a return to the Nigeria Professional Football League for the first time in two years after emerging overall champions of the 2020/2021 Nigeria National League playoff in Enugu.