The draw for the 4th Edition of Hammola Football Championship was conducted on Friday September 15 where all 32 registered teams knew their foes.
The draw which had in attendance great personalities in sports in the State as well as coaches and captains of registered teams was a glamorous one.
In his opening remarks, the Chairman Organizing Committee, Hammola Football Championship, Coach Oladosu Taoheed reiterates that Hammola Football Championship is for any of the participating teams to wins and the organizers do not support any team. He also preached fair play among the teams.
The defending Champions, Hammola FC was seeded and placed in group A where they would face Locapy Lounge FC, Bright FC and All Stars FC, Iwo.
In group B, Surprise FC, Jolayemi FC, City Rollers and Warriors FC would be trading tackles.
Other groups are group C where Brilliant United FC,Timi Giant FC, Benedict FC and
Immigration Service FC were drawn.
Hemjay Cowboys FC,
Carter FC and
HMK Feeders FC.
Group E: Onibueja FC,
Petvic FC and
New Dawn FC,
Blue Diamond FC and
Group G: Sharp strickers,
Golden United FC,
Oriade FC and
Civil Defense FC.
Group H: Fehiti FC,
Diamond FC and
AUD All Stars FC
While addressing the participating teams, Chairman Grassroot Football Coaches Council, Osun State, Coach Adeniran Abdulrasheed thanked all participating teams while promising them a wonderful tournament with promises of attractive cash prizes for 1st position to 4th positions, pairs of jerseys for the two finalists as well as other incentives.
Also present at the draws were C.E.O. Hammola FC, Muhydeen Odeyemi, Chairman Egbedore Football Coaches Council, Mr Olawale Adebisi(Adola), PRO Egbedore Football Coaches Council, Coach Ogundipe Gbenga, Chairman Referee Association Osogbo Council, Mr Ayodele Jamiu as well as Mr Oyeyemi Hammed and Adepoju Bisi Lateef.
The competition is scheduled to start on Sunday, 17th September, 2023 at Ido-Osun High School.