Players and officials of Ekiti United Football Club of Ado-Ekiti were on Tuesday involved in an auto crash.
The club’s Media Officer, Quozeem Oladapo, made this known in a statement Tuesday night, describing the accident as “mild”.
He noted that the accident occurred while the players were returning to Ado-Ekiti from Ikere-Ekiti after their evening training session.
While stating that there were no casualties, Oladapo said, “But some of them were with varying degrees of injury.”
Oladapo said the team had recently travelled to Lagos and Ilorin for two away matches.
“After traveling to Lagos on March 8 for the midweek clash with Vandrezzer FC on Wednesday, the team returned to Ado-Ekiti on Thursday night.
“The team also embarked on the journey to Ilorin on Friday morning for the Saturday clash with Osun United.
“The vehicle returned to Ado-Ekiti on Sunday after Saturday’s Nigeria National League (NNL) match without any fault or hiccup,” he said.