Duke Udi, Head Coach of Sunshine Stars, has been given the sack order by the State Government.
He was removed for acts of misconduct and insubordination.
In a statement signed by the former Commissioner For Sports and Youth Development, Saka Yusuf-Ogunleye, government asked the team’s Tecnical Director, Henry Abiodun to take over.
Yusuf-Ogunleye said the big stick was wielded, following receipt of a letter from the State Football Agency on the sacked coach’s misdemeanor. “Following a letter received from the Management Board of Ondo State Football Agency on misconduct and insubordination of the Head Coach of the Sunshine Stars, Duke Udi had been asked to step aside. The Management, Board and the Ministry of Youth and Sports management at a joint meeting today (Tuesday) agreed that coach Duki Udi should step aside and the Technical Director of the team, Coach Henry Abiodun with CAF licence A should lead the team.”
Sunshine Stars are 17th on the NPFL log with 13 points from 12 matches.