Osun United’s Match Winner Ismail Ayodele Expresses Confidence in Team’s Potential for Promotion to NPFL

Ismail Ayodele

Ismail Ayodele, the talented winger of Osun United, expressed his gratitude to God for his remarkable performance in the team’s recent victory over Warri Wolves FC in the Match Day 3 encounter of the 2023/2024 Nigerian National League (NNL) season.

Scoring a brace in the match, Ayodele described the experience as something that will stay with him forever.

Ismail Ayodele
Ismail Ayodele

As the hero of the game in front of a passionate home crowd, Ayodele netted two goals within four minutes, helping Osun United secure a well-deserved win against the Seasiders.

Reflecting on the emotional impact of scoring a goal that resonated with the crowd, Ayodele expressed his joy and thanked God. He also expressed his hope of scoring more goals as the season progresses, while also praying to avoid any injuries.

Speaking about the overall match, Ayodele stated that it was a nice game, and all the players performed exceptionally well. Looking ahead to the next match against Gateway United FC on Wednesday, Ayodele displayed confidence in his current form and expressed his desire to maintain it throughout the season, once again emphasizing the need to remain injury-free.

When asked if he believed the team had the potential to secure promotion to the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) at the end of the season, Ayodele replied optimistically, stating that with the right motivation from the management, the team was ready to give their all. He emphasized the willingness of the players to go the distance and urged the management to continue motivating them for a successful season.

 Ayodele highlighted the significance of his opening goal, which put Osun United in front after connecting with a well-delivered cross from right-back Odudu Francis. Just four minutes later, he sealed his brace, propelling his team to the third position on the NNL Conference B League table. Osun United has played two matches so far, with a game in hand scheduled for Wednesday, December 6th, 2023.

Overall, Ayodele’s outstanding performance and his optimistic outlook provide hope and excitement for both the team and the fans who are eagerly anticipating a successful season for Osun United.