A lover of sports and football particularly, he has been involved in sports administration since his university days during which as sporting director of the University of Benin production engineering students’ association, he led the production engineering team to its first ever final of the annual Dean’s football tournament.
Osas has been sporting director since inception of Radial Sports Ventures in 2016 guiding it through its growth from a small community academy occupying a 0.3-acre facility to a reputable academy with world class facilities, people and organization.
He holds a B.ENG degree from the University of Benin, a certificate in sports management from Columbia University and is an English FA licensed level-1 football coach.
Abayomi (Yomi) Awodesu, is founder of Germantown Soccer Philadelphia USA. He left Nigeria in 1983 for England where he honed his soccer coaching skills before emigrating to Philadelphia in 1993. A life-long soccer player, he earned a BS in Sports Management from Temple University. When Yomi’s three children were young, he looked around for soccer opportunities and finding none that met expectations, he formed Germantown Soccer Club in 2010. One of his sons went on to play soccer for Penn State where he is completing his degree before joining a professional team. Coach Yomi has honed his skills throughout these twenty years of coaching children in recreational and intramural settings as well as travel play. Now, in addition to coaching young players, he also provides coaching education to young adults and adults who want to learn to coach children.
Coach Yomi created the Afrobeat Soccer Training Program that incorporates aerobic exercise, African rhythm (percussion) and soccer fundamentals.
A founding employee of Radial Sports, Efe not only has undiluted passion for the game but has been committed to using his administrative and project management skills to impact the development of young players at the academy. He leads the administrative team with pride, planning practice schedules, organizing competitions and communicating with players and parents.
Efe is a Public Administration graduate of Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma in Edo State.