Williams Olabode ,a skillful and a talented player in the late 1980’s who played for the local teams in Ghana. Ex Ghana player ,he played for Ebusua Dwarfs and left to Accra Hearts Of Oak. Many players gets the opportunity to play outside the country, others too remain in their local countries to play for the local football club teams.
Abedi Pele was once the captain of the Black Star in the late 80’s .He played for RTU and also featured his football career outside the country ,he played for Olympic Lyon, Olympic Marseille and other foreign teams . Olabode and Abedi Pele were mates in football. Abedi Pele and Olabode were football mates in their youth .They use to play in the same club in their youth but different clubs in their adulthood.
Williams Olabode called for help from Abedi Pele .Because he(Olabode) played in the local team his whole life time unlike Abedi Pele who played outside the country ,now poverty has draw close to him not only him(Olabode) but many players are going through the same challenge.
” Abedi pele take an eye on us .Myself ,the likes of Sarkodie ,Nii Moe Polo , John Mensah, Kpakpo ;we’re all brothers so sometimes please take an eye and help us especially that of Abu, he hasn’t been well for sometime now.I know you have the power (money)so please help us” Herbert Williams Olabode said in an interview with Beyond The Pitch ON GTv Sports.