Players and officials of Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL side, Adamawa United were attacked by unknown gunmen on the night of Friday along Benin-Ore Expressway.
According to Punch, the players were said to be on their way to Lagos ahead of their match against MFM FC when they were attacked around 11.45 pm.
The report further indicated that the gunmen went away with the team’s driver after taking the players’ phones, money and other valuable items.
It’s been a week of unpleasant experience for many players and officials of NPFL clubs.
Earlier in the week, Wikki Tourists bus got burnt while travelling to Uyo, Akwa Ibom for their NPFL tie with Dakkada FC.
Kano Pillars’ bus also caught fire on Friday, February 19, 2021, but players and officials rallied to quench the fire.