Calcutta: Okolie Odafe was a happy man after witnessing Mohun Bagan make a winning start to their Calcutta Football League campaign on Tuesday. Odafe was present at the Salt Lake Stadium during Bagan’s 4-1 rout of Railway FC. Lauding his teammates for their efforts, the Nigerian singled out Katsumi Yusa as the man who could make a difference this season.
“Katsumi is a precious gift to our side. He’s a quality player… No doubt about it. He is of great value in the midfield. I’m very happy that we have such a capable player in our team,” he said.
Speaking about Tuesday’s match, he said: “It was indeed a crucial win. Importantly, the players in all the positions have delivered today.”