Deluxe Football Club, Jos. Plateau State on Thursday announced the appointment of a new head coach, Sylvester Ekoja.
Ekoja will work with Deluxe FC’s technical adviser Baba Ajala as part of the coaching staff.
Ekoja was previously the coach of Nigeria’s second division side Mighty Jets International FC, Jos. A graduate of accounting from the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, National Institute of Sports advanced coaching certificate.
Sylvester also played for Mighty Jets International FC, BCC Lions of Gboko he also holds CAF coaching licensee CAF B and CAF C
Club general manager Mr. Bright Adeyemi Adesogan made the statement available to the club media department.
The statement read in part, “Deluxe FC is happy to announce the arrival of coach Sylvester Ekoja to the club ahead of our entrance into Nigeria domestic league
“Ekoja has worked Mighty Jets International FC last season and he will work for hand in hand with the veteran coach and former Gambian head coach Moses Ajala and coach Ahmed in the coaching department”
“Ekoja has a profound track record in the Nigeria Professional Football League side Nasarawa United before joining Mighty Jets International”
“We are currently conducting an open screening for young aspiring footballers who will wear of the club next season”, he concluded.
Deluxe FC kick off their opening screening 17th Monday January 2022, the opening screening will last for two weeks
Deluxe FC, Jos is set to fight for glory in the Nigeria Nationwide League one 2022 season.