By Baye Osagie Sylvester
The much-awaited launching of the Turkish Nigeria based Football club A.S AUWAY Football Club finally saw it’s limelight Friday 18th of December 2020.
The ceremony saw big dignitaries from all works of life such as the University of Benin director of sports Dr. Mrs. F. I Egbase, the Club Owner Mr. Kelechukwu Alozie, Chairman Bedrock Human Foundation, Engr. Osariemen Owieadolor represented by Mr. Tony Omo-Osagie.
A short novelty game between the University of Benin Demonstration Secondary School and Benin Technical Collage was arranged to entertain the crowd of about 3000 spectators from the home team ( UDSS) and the visitors.
Benin Technical Collage trashed UDSS 4-0 to clinch the first edition of the AUWAY Football Club invitational tournament. The high point was the presentation of the sum of Fifty Thousand Naira (50000) donated by Bedrock Human Development to the winner Benin Technical College by Mr. Tony Omo-Osagie who represented Engr. Osariemen Owieadolor, and twenty thousand nairas donated by the set of UDSS 1995 to UDSS who were runners up.
The chairman of the Club Mr. Kelechukwu Alozie thanks all partners who included agencies like Help me waka, AFARI travel tours, Bedrock Foundation.