In just one year of its existence, the ‘Mailantarki Care Football Club’ disclosed that it transferred a total of 13 young and talented Nigerian players to various european clubs to continue their careers in football.
President of the football club and Gombe State indigent Honourable Khamisu Mailantarki made the disclosure during a victory dinner organized by ‘Bilaad Realty’, pioneers of sustainable real estate solutions in Nigeria in Abuja to celebrate his club’s successes in the 2022 European Tour in both Denmark (Dana Cup) and Norway (Norway Cup) championships.
Our correspondent reports that Mailantarki Care Football Club in their recent trips to participate in both youth championships in Denmark and Norway set a new world record of being the first team to win both trophies with unbeaten records scoring 39 goals in Denmark’s Dana Cup and 35 goals in Norway Cup in 8 matches respectively.
Mailantarki who is also the governorship candidate of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) in Gombe State for the 2023 general election said his investments to empower youths through football was yielding positive results.
He rated high his club’s achievement from the areas of scouting programmes across states in the country, finishing top of NLO group stage and waiting for NNL promotional play-off; successfully transferred no fewer than 13 players to various European clubs, successful outing in European tours.
The football enthusiast revealed that plans were underway to construct world-class sports facilities to be known as Mailantarki Sports Complex in Abuja.
In his remarks at the event, the Chief Executive Officer of ‘Bilaad Realty’ Aliyu Aliyu said that the reason behind organizing the dinner was to celebrate the glorious team for their feat in winning both trophies in Denmark and Norway.
Aliyu said his company was part of the sponsors for the European trip while restating commitment to continuing in that light towards grassroots football development.