The Technical Director of Nigeria Volleyball Federation, Martins Melandi has debunked stories about a number of screenings happening on the U18 ladies and U19 boys in Kaduna State.
Melandi defined that some gamers have been separated from the brand new gamers as a result of they’re nonetheless eligible to play within the age grade groups.
The former referee stated, “the true state of affairs of issues is that there aren’t any a number of screening happening in Kaduna; the Federation is just concerned with the U18 ladies and U19 boys screening.
“There are few gamers of the earlier U18 ladies and U19 boys who performed at these age class and their passport reveals that they’re nonetheless eligible to play by FIVB customary.
“We separated them from the brand new gamers in order that they don’t overshadowed them and we went forward to screening out over age from the brand new gamers. The eligible new gamers have been now group into groups to play one another whereas the choice was happening.
He added, “The former gamers however eligible gamers have been group into groups to play one another in order that the coaches will see their present type. By all requirements, these will not be a number of screening as alleged.
Melandi suggested gamers in camp to remain targeted and never rely upon favouritism to make the ultimate choice.