–Biffo ready for promotion battle
Niger Tornadoes head coach, Abdullahi Usman Biffo reckons the draw for the 2014/15 Nigeria National League season where they will meet Gombe United, ABS FC, Mighty Jets, Court of Appeal, Ranchers Bees, FRSC FC and Sokoto United is a fair one, given the quality of the opposition.
The draw was conducted by the NNL on Wednesday and the former Giwa FC and Kogi United coach welcomed the outcome.
“I think the draw is quite okay. You will always get three to four ambitious sides and we got Gombe United, ABS FC, Ranchers Bees and Mighty Jets in our group.
“Court of Appeal, FRSC FC and Sokoto United will not to be taken lightly as well. This is football and you deal with what you have.”
Biffo adds that Tornadoes will be ready to make their mark and pick the sole ticket to Nigeria Professional Football League from the group.
“We have to respect all the teams. We are not underrating anyone, we will take each game as it comes.We don’t fear anyone in this group and so facing them won’t scare us, he concludes.”