A one-time member of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly, Hon. Ayang Akanimo Ayang has showered encomiums on Vandrezzer FC, describing the club’s facilities as “world class” and “second to none” in Nigeria.
Ayang paid a visit to Vandrezzer FC’s club house in Uyo on Monday, and was astonished by the facilities owned by the club and their readiness to invest in football in Nigeria.
Hon. Ayang represented Eket State Constituency in the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly and was the Director of Marketing and Public Relations of the defunct Mobil Pegasus FC, Eket.
During his visit to the club house, the sports enthusiast was taken on a tour of the facility which has an office complex, camp house for players, world class gym facilities; training equipment, Grounds Maintenance Equipment, the new training pitch inside the club house, Veo Portable AI Camera, and modern facilities currently in used by elite clubs in Europe.
He remarked that “Vandrezzer FC is a serious football club and an institution we should hold dearly in this State and country.”
“I am ready to support this football club in any way I can. Vandrezzer is more than a club, it is a massive investor in Nigerian football at large. I call on Akwa Ibomites and all Nigerians to embrace this team and make it theirs.”
Hon. Ayang Akanimo Ayang is the sponsor of Ayang Friendship Football Tournament and currently, a board member of Ibom Power Company.
Vandrezzer FC is the most followed club on social media in Nigeria and West Africa, raking 16 in Africa and 220th globally and is the only club with a verified account across all major digital platforms (Instagram, Facebook and Twitter).
The club has invested in players’ performance and development, with use of players’ GPS tracker and English Premier League standard training equipment.