By Nsikak Ikrok
One of the sponsors of FC ONE Rocket of Onna and official partner, Sun Trust Bank on Monday visited the team at the Akwa Ibom state house of Assembly training pitch while on training.
The bank contingent led by, its Business Manager, Mr. Nsikak Tom, in the visit heaped words of encouragement on the team and donated a set of training kits to the players. He pledged loyalty and necessary support to the team both financially and otherwise. The donations from the bank demonstrates goodwill and partnership beyond the “bank-customer” relationship.
According to Mr. Tom, “SunTrust Bank proudly flaunts the ability of financial support to FC One Rocket”, while urging doubting Thomases to try the bank.
The General Manager of the club, Comrade Ubong Essien, thanked the official Bank of the team for appreciating the business relationship between both parties.
Speaking on behalf of the players, Skipper Odiong Bassey, applauded SunTrust Bank for the gesture and promised to be worthy and successful ambassadors of the financial institution.
The club financier, Rt. Hon. Nse Essien reiterated his vision of taking football to the “Rocket level” upon appreciating SunTrust Bank for acknowledging his dream and business partnership. The lawmaker who recently brought officials of renowned football clubs in Portugal, led by Mr. Pedro Albuquerque, Head, FC Porto International added that FC One Rocket of Onna, who also have affiliations with Hensek Integrated Services, Zenith Bank will be playing in the Nigeria Nation Wide Division One of the league at the commencement of the league on March 26, 2020.