The Promise Fulfilled: The Laying of Astroturf Lafia City Stadium
True to the words of His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura the Lafia City Stadium, the home of our sporting sweethearts Nasarawa United FC, Solid Miners as they fondly called will be one of the sweetest stadiums in the North Central when the football season starts.
Barrister Isaac Danladi, Nasarawa United Chairman said, “We want to thank God that Lafia township stadium is almost completed. This is what we have been looking for and after playing all our matches in Kafachan last season in the Nigeria National League, you will understand the joy in the hearts of everybody in the State.”
“Now our players can relax and give their best in the Nigeria Premier League because they will be playing at home.”
“To God be the Glory. I am the happiest Club Chairman in Nigeria today because I know what I went through last season playing my home matches away from home.
“The natural grass is lush green,the seats have been mounted both at the VIP and popular stands.”
“The dressing rooms, medical bay, gates security barb wires, flood lights, and camera stands have all been fitted in the stadium.
“I wish to appreciate the Governor for improving the stadium to minimum required standard. He has really made the football loving people happy with this new year gift. The new Stadium is a sight to behold.
“We have prepared well as a team and we are going to do our best in the Nigeria Premier League when the new season starts,” Danladi said.
Our wonder Solid Miners fans should get ready to come out and cheer our team to victory this season United aim to take it all.