#HOUSEYARNS – AUSTIN POPO READS RIOT ACT
The National Secretary of the National Association of Nigerian Professional
Footballers, Austin Popo has declared that it will no longer be business as usual in
the protection of players’ rights in the Nigeria Professional Football League.
The former Nigerian international said gone were the days when some group of
people will come together under the guise of players’ protection in a bid to enrich
Speaking with Soccer Parole, Popo said the body is backed by law and duly
recognized by the Trade Union Council which makes it legal.
Let’s hear him
Speaking further, he promised that a new dawn has come for players plying their
trade in the local scene as the body will use every legal means available to protect
Popo again on Soccer Parole
On his part, Chairman of the Lagos state council, Tajudeen Disu while speaking after
their official inauguration some few weeks ago, He said the body is not interested in
fighting with the League Management Company or the Nigeria Football Federation
as long as the right things are done.
He bares his mind.