Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun state has lauded the performance of Osun United FC after beating Bendel Insurance 2-0.
The governor made a surprise visit to the stadium to support the home team.
Speaking after the match, Aregbesola urged the boys to sustain the momentum taking the team to where it belongs in the top tier of Nigerian football; The Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL).
He said that the government remains committed to supporting the team of achieving its aim, which is to gain promotion to the NPFL.
He is also happy that the youths are promoting sports by engaging themselves in good activities, which have revived the 'Omoluabi' ethic in them.
"Talking about the promotion of sport, I don't use a business word for it.
"I am happy that you (media) are responding to our commitment to see that they involved being the leaders in whatever they find themselves doing, and I am proud of that effort," he said.