Marist Football Club
Minas clube director, Taveira (left) and Elliot Ragomo (right).
History being made today. Ragomo has finally been confirmed and officially unveiled as Minas Tenis clube Senior Professional Player.
Ragomo becomes the first international player to play in Minas shirt, he will be the first Pacific Islander to play in the Liga Nacional de Futsal, Brazil professional futsal league. It was a history for Minas itself as Elliot is their first international player to play professionally with the club
Minas Clube director Taveira in an official statement today said, “Minas Tenis Clube is very pleased to have Elliot Ragomo in the team, we are looking forward to work with him, we believe he will add considerable quality to our squad.’’
Speaking from Brazil, Ragomo was very excited about the achievement.
“After 20years of hard work and sacrifice, my dream is finally achieved. It’s unbelievable, and I would like to thank those people who helped me a lot during my tough times. Ever since I first came to Minas, I had only one goal and that is, to wear the Minas shirt and have my name written behind it. Even though I am very far away from home, I still remember one thing very clearly, and that is, I am from Solomon Islands and this is my country. I would like to dedicate my achievement to my people and every kids back in Solomon Islands.”
Back here in Solomon Islands, the main people who were behind Ragomo’s success story in Brazil also join in to congratulate Elliot for the big achievement.
Speaking to Marist Media, Ragomo’s Main sponsor, Yoshiyuki Sato of Ysato Marine also wish to congratulate Ragomo.
“Dreams do come true, Congratulations Elliot, you deserved this through discipline, hard work and commitment that you’ve shown and may you be an example for everyone in Solomon islands. A big, big, big thankyou to Juliano for his contacts through the relationships he have nurtured through his career to make this happen for Elliot. As Ragomo’s main Sponsor, Y. Sato Marine would like to thank ALL our customers here in Solomon Islands for supporting Y.Sato Marine. Our customers support in purchasing Yamaha Products has enabled Y.Sato Marine to financially make this dream a reality. Y.sato Marine’s support is our customers support. Elliot Success is our customers support.
Juliano Schmeling also congratulates Elliot Ragomo, “Congratulations Elliot, Thanks Yoshiyuki Sato for giving this opportunity for me. Let’s keep going, go Solo Go”.
Ragomo was officially unveiled today and was introduced to the Liga Nacional de Futsal the same day, he is expected to make his first start soon.