Bendel Insurance Reappoint Odigie As Head Coach
By Our Correspondent
Coach Monday Odigie has been reappointed as the head of the technical crew of Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin.
A release by the club and signed by its media officer, Kehinde Osagiede, noted that Coach Odigie’s reappointment received the approval of the Deputy Governor of Edo state Rt. Hon Philip Shaibu after Insurance exit from the Aiteo Cup and has since Monday,July 12,2021 assumed duty as the Technical Director of the Edo State Government owned Club.
Coach Odigie who led Insurance to the Nigeria Professional Football League in 2019 after two seasons in charge as Technical Manager,breaking Eleven years promotion jinx for the Club will be leading the Benin Arsenals against Holly Arrows of Oleh to complete their inconclusive Nigeria National League week 15 game rescheduled to be played today at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu. Time is 9:30 AM.
Recalled that Holly Arrows versus Insurance game was declared inconclusive after after 71 minutes as a result of Holly Arrows fans’ trouble.
Coach Odigie’s return, according to Insurance management is to add value and discipline to the team’s technical Department.
Benard Ogbe and Greg Ikhenoba remain chief coach and Assistant coach respectively.
Insurance return to League action after Remo incident on June 6,during their week 21 engagement.