Plateau State Football Association have summoned Mr Opeyemi Akinyode,an OAP with Jay101.9 FM,over comments made on plateau united.
Opeyemi, had called on the Lmc to throw plateau united out of the NPFL after some sections of the plateau united fans attacked Enyimba fc of Aba players in their match day 29 of the NPFL at the New Jos Stadium on Sunday, 27th June 2021.
In a statement dated 29th June 2021 ,the Plateau state Football Association said Mr Opeyemi Akinyode should appear before the Plateau state football Association to explain his comments .
“The attention of the Plateau state Football Association (PFA) has been drawn to a social media comment made by you(Opeyemi Akinyode) dated 28th June ,2021 calling on the Lmc to throw Plateau united out of the league. The statement said .
” As Custodians of football on the Plateau and coupled with the gravity of such a comment and it attendant consequence of the image of Plateau state .
“The association views your comment not only as derogatory but uncalled for considering the peace effort that the state government has put in place .
The plateau state Football Association therefore call on Opeyemi to report to its office so as to explain this comments as follows
Date : Wednesday 30th June, 2021
Time : 10:00am
Venue : P.F.A office jos .
It would be recalled that Plateau united played out a goalless draw with Enyimba on the match day 29 of the NPFL.
But according to various reports Enyimba players were attacked after the game by some plateau united fans which left some Enyimba players injured.