The maiden edition of the Unity Preseason Tournament will be held in the Federal Capital Territory for all premiership and national league clubs in the North Central zone of the country.
According to the Chairman of the Organizing Committee, Patrick Ngwaogu, the tournament is meant to prepare the teams in the zone for the 2021/2022 football season.
Ngwaogu said the tournament is aimed at unifying the teams in the zone, prepare them adequately for new season and give them the opportunity to assess all their new recruits for the season.
The former Abia Warriors FC Sporting Director said the teams expected for the tournament include Kwara United, Plateau United, Nasarawa United, Niger Tornadoes and Lobi Stars.
He said the NNL clubs expected are Kogi United, ABS FC, EFCC FC, FRSC FC, NAF FC and Oyah Sports FC.
Ngwaogu said the tournament has been proposed to hold between October 30 and November 5, 2021.