The deputy constituency youths organizer of the National Democratic Congress NDC in the Eastern Region Mr. Klutse on Monday donated sports kits worth 500.00 Ghana cedis to second division club at Akyem Tontro.
The team Young Stars fc were presented with sets of jersey and cash to facilitate their activities
Mr Klutes who presented the kits to the beneficiaries at Tontro, stated that he was committed to sports development because it had a positive influence on youth development
He therefore entreated the team to take their training and matches seriously, adding that football has a lot of economic gains and could open a lot of opportunities for those who would take it seriously as their future career
“You must exhibit high sense of discipline by respecting the instructions of your management, coaches and the referees during matches and you must also be moderate in your lifestyle
The deputy youth organizer who is also a teacher impressed upon the players to go beyond exhibiting discipline on the pitch but to ensure discipline was the hallmark to development of people and the nation.
Whilst commending the team for working hard despite some constraints, he appealed to each of the players to aspire higher to get organize to the premier division, since the Region has no club in premier league
Mr. Klutse pledged to liaise with the NDC party as a whole to provide more sport equipment to the team and promised to help /support the team to the apex
Mr. Robert chairman of the Tontro Young Star said on the challenges facing the team was financial constraints which makes it difficult for the management of the club to camp the team to prepare for matches as well as high transportation cost
He also indicated that lacks of sports kits such as jersey ,football, nets and keeper gloves always affected their training, stressing that they often use the the same Jersey throughout their matches for both home and away
Mr Robert commended the deputy youth organizer for supporting the club and appealed to other citizens come to their aid by supporting them with the needed sports equipment trio, unearth the talents of the youth in the area
Filled by Theresah Mensah.