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A sport psychologist prof. Seun Omotayo has appealed to Ogun state coaches to focus on compensating their athletes with good nutrition and other valuables rather than training them on pitches alone
Omotayo cried out to the coaches at the formal opening ceremony of Sports Writers Association Of Nigeria (SWAN) Ogun State chapter on Tuesday in Abeokuta.
It would be recalled that, Omotayo was the psychologist for team Nigeria in 1989 FIFA Youth Chmapionship in Saudi Arabia.
Omotayo however pleaded to the coaches to increase feeding allowances of the athletes, saying the athletes nutrition are not met and may hinder athletes from given their best.
Accordding to him “Nutrition is better than the training you give athletes, adequate Nutrition would make them to be physically fit to carry out several activities.
” Our coaches should ensure to carry out their duties effectively without being intimidated with politicking”.