Real Tamale United is back to the top flight football in Ghana after emerging Champions of the Zone 1 of the just ended Ghana Division One League. RTU, the Pride of the North was crowned champions on Sunday, 1st August, 2021 at Aliu Mahama Stadium. Everyone in the football family, especially those in the north are happy to see RTU back to the Ghana Premier League.
However, several football enthusiasts including a sports journalist working with Zaa Radio, Halid Prince Mukadi dabbed ‘Sapashini’ believe that a lot ought to be done for RTU to have a successful stay in the Ghana Premier League. The popular sports presenter believes that RTU’s successful stay in the Premier is more important than the qualification.
In an interview with sportsmrnews.com, Prince Mukadi made the following recommendations for all stakeholders of RTU :
“1. Let’s present the team to our eminent chiefs for their blessings, guidance and counseling.
2. Management should augment the squad by recruiting more players. Priority should be given to the defensive ranks, the midfield department and the attacking ranks.
3. Management should motivate the playing body for great fighting spirit and also ensure proper team work.
4. Politics and chieftaincy-related issues should be detached from player selection.
5. The board/management should make the mission and vision of RTU clear to fans and sympathisers of the club.
6. Management should employ the services of financial gurus with intergrity to manage gate proceeds.
7. Apart from the coach and the technical team, nobody should interfere with player selection and recruitment.
8. Management should set a target for the team and ensure the attainment of the target, they should arrange a lucrative incentive packages for the playing body and the Technical Team.
9. Management should adopt an effective strategy to market the club in order to attract sponsors.
10. Fans and most importantly management, should prioritize the progress of RTU rather than their personal interests. They should make their doors open so that fans of the club can approach them and offer their contributions. In conclusion, they should be Northern pride in everything and also we should sell seasonal tickets to the MPs,Chiefs and all Stakeholders of the club.
The vibrant sports presenter also suggested the following Get Fees to be considered in the 2021/2022 season.
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By : Mumuni Abdul-Mumin, sportsmrnews.com